Dr Prem Kumar Shanmugam is CEO and Clinical Director of Solace Sabah Addiction Retreat. He has worked in the field of addictions and psychology for more than 10 years. Prem is the President of the Association of Psychotherapists and Counsellors (Singapore) and the Regional Director of the Asia Pacific Certification Board (Singapore). He is a psychologist, psychotherapist, trainer, facilitator and is actively involved in research in the addiction field.
Prem specializes in developing and evaluating substance abuse treatment programmes and group. He has extensive experience working with relationship issues, marital counselling and interpersonal issues. Prem is a certified practitioner in Management of Family Violence Counselling with the Ministry of Community Development Youth and Sports in Singapore. Prem has authored two handbooks for Masters Students on a counselling course with a UK based University and Treatment Manuals for addictions treatment programme in Solace. He reviews and writes articles and frequently presents at international conferences.’
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