Dr Penny Tok

SBCC Child Development

10 Sinaran Drive #10-34 Novena Medical Centre Singapore 307506

Mon to Sat – 8.30am to 1pm, 2pm to 6pm
Sun & PH: Closed

6397 6627 / EIP: 6397 7073
Designation

Principal Education & Development Psychologist

Qualifications

PhD in Psychology (New Zealand)

Conditions Treated

Diagnostic Services

  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Socio-emotional Assessment
  • Behavioural Assessment
  • Achievement Tests
  • IQ Assessment
  • Second Language Exemption
  • Special Exam Accommodations

Educational Services

  • Assessment & Evaluation
  • Intervention for Learning Difficulties
  • School Visits
  • Educational Planning & Consultation
  • School Shadow services
  • Academic Tutoring

Therapy Services​ (Children)

  • Counseling
  • Coping & Adjustments
  • Anger Management
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Behavioural Support
  • Executive Functioning
  • Social Development sessions (Social Thinking approach)
Medical Philosophy

Dr Tok is skilled in the use of a wide range of cognitive and diagnostic tools and experience in working with children with a diverse range of abilities in various countries around the world which is helpful for parents with different needs and from different cultural backgrounds.

As a clinician, she believes in working closely with the child’s family and other therapy providers in order to ensure a complete and consistent provision of support to the child. She strongly encourage parental and family involvement in the therapy services and is always happy to share techniques and ideas that the family can use to extend the skills learned in therapy to their wider environment. 

In addition, her continued involvement in the scientific community ensures that the approaches she use to assist children and their families are based on scientifically validated methods and that her techniques and knowledge of the field is kept cutting edge. 

Background
  • More than 10 years of experience working with people with varying needs.
  • Educational and developmental psychologist, behavioural, and educational diagnostician and clinician, and a lecturer.
  • Skilled in the use of a wide range of cognitive and diagnostic tools and experience in working with children with a diverse range of abilities in various countries around the world which is helpful for parents with different needs and from different cultural backgrounds.