Lien (Lily) Phan
Meet Lily, a dedicated and empathetic registered psychologist with over 7 years of valuable field experience. She has worked extensively with children and parents, adolescents, adults, and families in private practice, hospital, and community settings. Lily's passion for facilitating growth and healing extends beyond individual therapy, as she also excels in leading psychoeducational and therapeutic groups for both children and adults.
Fluent in English, Vietnamese, and conversational Mandarin Chinese, Lily embraces cultural diversity and possesses a deep understanding of Vietnamese and Chinese culture, as well as family dynamics. This cultural competence allows her to create a safe and inclusive space for individuals from diverse backgrounds.
As a warm and engaging therapist, Lily prioritizes the best interests of her clients. She guides her work based on their individual strengths, needs, values, resources, and capacity for choice. This person-centered approach ensures that psychological treatment is tailored to the unique circumstances and goals of each individual.
Lily draws from a range of evidence-based therapeutic frameworks to create a customized treatment plan for her clients. These frameworks include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT), Positive Psychology, Narrative Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Solution Focused Therapy (SFT), Motivational Interviewing, Play Therapy, and Art Therapy. By incorporating these modalities, Lily provides a comprehensive and effective approach to support her clients' growth, healing, and well-being.