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Dr Sanveen - Thomson Paediatric Centre

Dr Sanveen - Thomson Paediatric Centre

Show Phone Number#09-03/04/36, #10-06/07, Novena Medical Centre, Singapore, Singapore, 307506Singapore
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Opening Hours

Tuesday09:00 - 18:30
Wednesday09:00 - 18:30
Thursday09:00 - 18:30
Friday09:00 - 18:30
Saturday09:00 - 18:00
Prices from $180 - Enquire for a fast quote from Dr Sanveen - Thomson Paediatric Centre.

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Psychologist Consultation from $200
CBT - Cognitive Behavioural Therapy from $180
Counselling from $180
Anger Management from $180
Life Coaching from $180
Bereavement Counselling from $180
Treatment for Depression from $180
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About Dr Sanveen - Thomson Paediatric Centre

Dr Sanveen recognizes the challenges children and their families may face on a daily basis. She is dedicated towards enabling families. Dr Sanveen takes a whole child approach involving multidisciplinary input to understand your child with the aim to develop individualized strategies and therapies directed at addressing your child’s individual needs. She works closely with other allied health professionals through this process. She firmly believes that every child has the potential to lead a fulfilling and rewarding life.

Her Services

Dr Sanveen


 experienced in providing evidence-based therapeutic

interventions and, comprehensive diagnostic and psycho-educational evaluations. Generally, her service is summarized into the following:

  • Individual counselling for children and adolescents

  • Group therapy for children and adolescents (e.g.  Social Skills Training and Anger

    Management groups)

  • Parenting skills training

  • Couples and Family counselling

  • Psychological Assessments (Diagnostic, Developmental and Psycho-Educational)


She uses a variety of therapeutic approaches. These include but are not limited to:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

  • Behavioural Therapy

  • Solution Focused Therapy

  • Acceptance Commitment Therapy

  • Motivational Interviewing

  • Schema Therapy

  • Play Therapy

  • DIRFloortime®

  • Art Therapy

  • Family Systems Therapy

Some of the treatment areas that can be supported include but are not limited to:

  • Adjustment/Transition Issues

  • Anxiety Disorders (such as panic attacks, phobias, excessive worry and separation anxiety)

  • Anger Management

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (including conditions previous known as Asperger’s Syndrome

    and Pervasive Developmental Disorders)

  • Academic Difficulties

  • Art Therapy

  • Behavioural Issues

  • Bullying

  • Chronic Fatigue

  • Co-dependency

  • Depression

  • Developing Social Communication

  • Expat Relocation Counselling

  • Family Violence

  • Family Therapy (including Divorce Counselling for Families)

  • Functional gastrointestinal disorders (such as Irritable Bowels Syndrome and Functional


  • Global Developmental Delays

  • Gender Identity Issues

  • Grief and Trauma

  • Learning Disorders (such as Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Dyspraxia and Dysgraphia)

  • Marriage and Relationship Conflicts and, Enhancement

  • Parenting Concerns and Parenting Training

  • Play Therapy for Children

  • Self-Esteem issues and Assertiveness Training

  • Selective Mutism

  • Sleep Problems

  • Social Skills Training

  • Special Needs

  • Stress Management

  • Training Talks and Workshops


She utilizes standardized assessment tools and methodology which are internationally recognized to understand the social, emotional, academic and behavioural individual needs of each child. Psychological evaluations with the children’s and adolescent’s division of Promises cater to children from the age of 12 months to 17 years 11 months.

She offers evaluations for a variety of clinical and educational disorders which may be influencing your child’s social, emotional, behavioural and academic development. These include:

  • Intellectual Testing (Otherwise known as IQ Testing)

  • Psycho-Educational Testing

  • Social and Emotional

  • Psycho-Developmental Assessment

  • Diagnostic Testing to evaluate conditions such as:

    • Global Developmental Delay

    • Intellectual Disability

    • Giftedness

    • Learning Difficulties (such as Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and Dyscalculia)

    • Developmental Coordination Disorder (Otherwise known as Dyspraxia)

    • Social and Communication Difficulties

    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

    • Execution Functioning Difficulties (such as Planning and Organization and,

      Processing Issues)

    • Autism Spectrum Disorders (including conditions that may influence delays in

      speech, language and social skills)

    • Identifying conditions that may influence written expression and handwriting skills

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Open weekends


from $200
Psychologist Consultation (50 mins)


from $180
Anger Management (50 mins)
from $180
Bereavement Counselling (50 mins)
from $180
CBT - Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (50 mins)
from $180
Counselling (50 mins)
from $180
Life Coaching (50 mins)
from $180
Treatment for Depression (50 mins)

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Dr Sanveen Kang-Sadhnani

Job Title:
  English, Hindi, Punjabi

DPsych (Clinical) (James Cook University Singapore), MPsych (Clinical) (Bond University, Australia), PGrad Dip (Psych) (Bond University, Australia), BSc (Psych) (The Ohio State University, USA)

Dr. Kang-Sadhnani was born in Singapore and moved to Australia during her younger years with her family. As a young adult, she moved to the United States and later Australia. She is registered with the Psychology Board of Australia and, holds professional memberships with the Australian Psychological Society (APS), APS Clinical College and Singapore Psychological Society.

Trained as a Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Kang-Sadhnani has extensive clinical experience working with children, adolescents and their families in addition to couples and adults. Her experience spans across areas of mental and physical health in a wide range of settings including hospitals, private practice, educational and corporate settings. Although Dr. Kang-Sadhnani is trained to work with individuals of all ages, her specialized interests are related to working with children, adolescents, and their families.

Clinically, she has experience in working with clients who are having difficulties with anxiety, depression, phobias, stress, self-harm, trauma, eating and feeding difficulties, grief/loss, relationship conflicts and adjustment issues as well as sleep problems, behavioural problems, self-esteem issues, anger management, conflict resolution and social difficulties.Additionally, Dr. Kang-Sadhnani has specialized training in working with clients who experience somatic complaints relating to irritable bowel syndrome and other functional gastrointestinal disorders.

Prior to joining Promises Healthcare, Dr. Kang-Sadhnani led a team of internationally and locally trained Educational and Clinical Psychologist through her role as the Head of the Psychology Department in an eminent child therapy centre in Singapore. Through this role, Dr. Kang-Sadhnani served young children and adolescents by providing diagnostic clinical and psycho-educational assessments in addition to therapeutic interventions. Furthermore, her clinical professional experience extends to practising as a Clinical and Corporate Consultant Psychologist at The Institute of Mental Health (IMH) and National University Hospital (NUH: Gastrointestinal and Paediatric Departments) in Singapore. In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Kang-Sadhnani provides clinical supervision to mental health professionals and trainee clinical psychologists. She also holds the position of Lecturer for the Master and Doctoral Clinical Psychology Program at the James Cook University Singapore.

Dr. Kang-Sadhnani is trained in the use of a wide range of psychotherapeutic interventions: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Brief Psychodynamic Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Family Systemic Therapy, Schema Therapy, DIR®/Floortime, Triple P Parenting and Solution-Focused Therapy. She takes an integrative approach in her clinical practice, firmly believing in developing a holistic understanding of her clients’ personal experiences and individualized treatment approaches. She also adopts a similar holistic approach in her psychological evaluations: where the child and their interactions in multiple contexts are explored by a multi-professional team. Information derived from the evaluations is then used develop intervention and/or identify school and home support that can be delivered by trained practitioners. Dr. Kang-Sadhnani works closely with the international schools in Singapore and the surrounding region, as well as local schools under the purview of the Ministry of Education, Singapore.

Having lived and worked in several countries, Dr. Kang-Sadhnani is familiar with difficulties relating to expatriation and is sensitive to cultural adjustment issues. She has offered support to clients from both local and expatriate populations. Dr. Kang-Sadhnani is a firm believer that every young person has strengths which need to be acknowledged and cultivated in therapeutic intervention. Each individual has the potential to lead a happy and fulfilling life.

Show Phone Number#09-03/04/36, #10-06/07, Novena Medical Centre, Singapore, Singapore, 307506Singapore