Dr Gim Tee Jeffrey Po

Dr Gim Tee Jeffrey Po

Speaker

Dr Jeffrey Po, PhD, Singapore. Jeffrey became deeply interested in metaphysical subjects since 18 years of age. He eventually joined the American Rosicrucian Order (AMORC) and subsequently held several official posts in the Singapore Chapter of this organisation. Jeffrey now practices privately and teaches meditation on a personal and private basis. He is a resident instructor in Buddhism and Buddhist Psychology in the Buddhist Library in Singapore. In his spare time, he provides Buddhist religious and social counselling to those incarcerated. He is currently engaged as a resident counsellor by Bedok South Radiant Senior Citizen Activity Centre, Toa Payoh Senior Citizen Health and Activity Centre, Evergreen Nursing Home. He is associated with the Family Life Centre - a VWO specialising in family issues. He is also a volunteer counsellor with the Leukaemia and Lymphoma Foundation. Jeffrey was awarded a doctoral degree in Counselling Psychology after completing his BSc (High Honours) and MSc. in Counselling Psychology and a Diploma in Communication and Counselling from the Australian College of Applied Psychologist (ACAP). He has also been awarded Diplomas in Buddhist Studies from YMBA (Colombo) covering the doctrinal and psychological aspects of Buddhism and from the Buddhist and Pali University (Colombo) that covers the historical, ethical, social aspects of Buddhism. He is a qualified Neuro-linguistic Programme (NLP) practitioner and a Time-Line Therapist. He was formerly trained as a Telecommunications Engineer from the Singapore Polytechnic. Today he is a practicing Lighting Design Engineer, counsellor, educator and trainer. He has also been certified by the Singapore Ministry of Education to lecture in subjects relating to psychology and counselling. He is presently a member of the American Board of Hypnotherapist, The American Association of Time Line Therapist, a Fellow and Diplomat as well as the appointed Regional Representative of the American Board of Medical Psychotherapist, member of the Australian Counselling Association (Level 4), American Psychological Association, Counselling Association of America and the Gerontogical Society of America.