TONY TAN,  陈文强

CEO, Clinical Psychologist & Certified NLP Trainer

MPsychClinical (Curtin, Australia), Master EMDR, ABNLP Certified Trainer& Master Coach, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional & Certified Mindfulness Trainer

Tony has over 10 years of direct clinical experiences in mental and behavioural health care with specialized focus on trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder including a strong clinical awareness of working with people who struggles with dual diagnoses, addiction, trauma, personality disorder and major mental health illness. He is also an ABNLP certified NLP Trainer.

Tony is originally from Singapore and holds a Master of Psychology degree from Curtin University, Australia, which is ranked in the top one per cent of universities. He also holds credentials in several other areas of expertise such as:

  1. Certified Substance Abuse Therapist
  2. Certified Gambling Addiction Therapist
  3. Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Certified Master level Trauma Specialist, specializing in Structural Dissociation
  4. American Board of Neuro Linguistic Programming (ABNLP) Certified NLP Trainer
  5. ABNLP Certified Master Coach
  6. ABNLP Certified Timeline Practitioner
  7. Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist
  8. Certified Sound Healing Therapist and Teacher
  9. Certified Smoking Cessation Therapist
  10. Certified Clinical Trauma Professional
  11. Certified Mindfulness Teacher

His area of expertise includes all forms of addiction (both substance and behavioural) therapy; trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) therapy: dysfunctional family system therapy; addressing co-dependency and relational issues: and life coaching; past life regression therapy; inner-child work: training; public speaking and hypnotherapy.

He has a proven track record in working both youth and adults, treatment-resistant clients, PTSD clients and challenging family dynamics.

Tony also specializes in working with clients with personality disorders and dissociative identity disorder (DID) which are often victims of trauma.

In addition, Tony is also trained in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Grief and Bereavement Therapy, Gut-Brain Connection, Inner-Child Healing Therapy, Positive Psychology Therapy, Rebirthing Breathwork Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, Ayurveda Therapy, Gestalt Therapy and has a diploma in Epigenetics.  Tony is also trained and certified as a Sound Healing Therapist and Teacher by the Haritha Yogsala in Rishikesh India where he trained for 2 months. Apart from his work in an inpatient facility, he also conducts NLP certification trainings.

Beginning his career in his native Singapore, Tony worked in the demanding environment of prisons and therapeutic communities for ex-offenders with addictions and dual diagnosis symptoms. He moved on to work with non-profit and government agencies where he helped develop and run addiction treatment programmes. He has featured in two documentaries commissioned by Singapore detailing his own personal recovery journey and his involvement in helping the therapeutic community. Tony also has been actively involving in the setting up, development and clinical management of two rehabilitation centre in Thailand: The Cabin (2011 – 2017) and The Dawn Medical Rehab (2017 – 2020).

Tony knows from both personal and professional experience how important it is for individuals who suffer from addiction, mental health issues and PTSD to be able to access quality and effective treatment programme tailored to their individual needs and which provides responsive, customized treatment plans.  He is passionate about helping clients achieve recovery, develop personally and reach their fullest potential. His passion is evidenced in the testimonies given by his clients whose have found recovery through Tony.

Specialized in the treatment of PTSD, Addiction & Mental Health, Psychological Assessment, Hypnotherapy, Smoking Cessation, Sound Healing Therapy, Mindfulness, Ayurvedic Medicine, NLP Training & Coaching


Anya Tan

Co-Founder

MSc(CEM), Dip. Counseling, IIN Health Coach, ABNLP Certified Coach, Interactive Hypnotherapy, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Certified TRE Provider, E-RYPT 200

Anya believes in living her life to the fullest while fulfilling her maximum potential. Her mission and passion are to help you design a purpose-driven life through personal empowerment. 

As a certified Integrative Health Coach with the Institute for Integrative Nutrition USA (IIN) and certified Clinical Trauma Therapist, she is able to incorporate her vast knowledge and skills in her therapy with clients. She is trained in Psychotherapy, Trauma Reduction Therapy and holds a Diploma in Counselling. She is also accredited as an American Board of Neuro Linguistic Programming (ABNLP certified Master Coach); Timeline Therapist; Master NLP Practitioner; Certified Interactive Hypnotherapist; Certified Clinical Trauma Professional; Certified TRE Practitioner and certified yoga teacher (200 hours). Anya also holds a Master of Computer Engineering Management degree, major in Communication Arts.

As a co-founder of 180 Sanctuary where she is one of the principal therapists and provides psychotherapy, coaching and training services, Anya draws on a wealth of experience as a trainer, consultant and group facilitator in the corporate world as well mentoring and coaching individuals. 

Anya’s life mission is to help people awaken to all the possibilities in their personal and professional lives. Through her years of experience as a high achiever in the corporate world, Anya is able to understand the context while offering a fresh perspective and inspire clients to see that just about anything is possible.

Anya’s philosophy of engagement is to be aware and maintain focus with detailed planning and execution. Her down-to-earth anecdotes, lived experience and practical strategies leave clients feeling uplifted and inspired, which is essential to their success. Her real-world experience greatly influenced her transformation into a dynamic human behavioural specialist with deep understanding of how individual behaviours can be modified and how to work with clients who are resistant to change.

Specialized in Psychotherapy, NLP Coaching, Hypnotherapy, Trauma Therapy, TRE, Bodywork, Pranayama, Yoga Nidra, Integrative Health & Nutrition Coaching

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    CEO & Founder
  • Dr. James Coleman
    Addiction Doctor
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    Grief Doctor
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    Trainer
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    Coach
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    CEO & Founder
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    Addiction Doctor
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    Grief Doctor
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    Trainer
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    Coach

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