About Me

“We repeat what we don’t repair.”

 

—Christine Langley-Obaugh

 

Dr Bertie Wai, bilingual clinical psychologist

Dr. Bertie Wai is an English-Cantonese bilingual clinical psychologist providing therapy for children, adults, and couples. Clinically trained in the U.S. and Hong Kong, she works from the psychoanalytic psychotherapy and the Tavistock Relationships models. A non-directive therapist, she works to shed light on the unique personal conditions, psychological conflicts and vulnerabilities, emotional needs, relational sensibilities, and expression of agency of the individual.

 

Credentials

  • Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D) in Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology, Hong Kong Program
  • Master of Arts (M.A.) in Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology, Hong Kong Program
  • Master of Arts (M.A.) in Philosophy, University of California, Davis, USA
  • Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in Philosophy, The University of Hong Kong, HK
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Awards

  • Recipient of American Psychological Association Division 39 Scholar Award (2019-2020)

Professional Affiliations

  • Registered Clinical Psychologist at the Hong Kong Association of Doctors in Clinical Psychology (HKADCP)
  • Member of American Psychological Association Division 39
  • Honorary Consultant at WTS Bright Orchid Women’s Association

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