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Asian Festival of Children’s Content
23–26 May 2024

Delve into mindfulness principles in this workshop inspired by Polderstein 13: the School of the Amazing Brain. Unearth the transformative power of attention, mindful behaviors, gratitude, and breath counting. The workshop blends narrative storytelling with interactive practices, inviting participants to immerse in mindfulness exercises inspired by the comic’s protagonists, Sha and Niel. Explore the profound insights within the pages, equipping yourself with tools for introspection and transformation.

Daniel Fung Shuen Sheng

Daniel Fung Shuen Sheng (Singapore)

Dr. Daniel Fung, a psychiatrist and CEO of IMH in Singapore, serves as Adjunct Associate Professor at all 3 medical schools. He's President of the College of Psychiatrists, Academy of Medicine (Singapore), and former President of the International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professionals. With over 230 peer-reviewed publications, Dr. Fung has developed digital mental health solutions over 20 years, including a patented ADHD treatment.

Germaine Tan

Germaine Tan (Singapore)

Germaine Tan, a clinical psychologist at the Institute of Mental Health, is a registered psychologist (Singapore) and SRP-approved supervisor. She’s a certified mindfulness teacher for both age groups with over 20 years of dedicated service to children, youths, and families. Germaine holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (NIE) and has been honoured with the Ministry of Education Teaching Award and Healthcare Manpower Development Award (Singapore).

Liew Shiang Hui

Liew Shiang Hui (Singapore)

Liew Shiang Hui is a medical social worker at the Institute of Mental Health. She is currently working in the field of Forensic Psychiatry. Shiang Hui has worked passionately with children, youths and their families in the last 20 years and is trained to teach mindfulness.

Programme dates and times are subject to change.