Be A Catalyst: Imagine A World Without Suicide

Date: 10 September 2021 (Friday)
Time: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Venue: Zoom

This event is organised by Taylor’s Psych Society in conjunction with World Suicide Awareness Day to provide a platform for mental health professionals and Psychology students to discuss and enhance their knowledge on suicidal related matters. It also serves to provide an opportunity for participants to gain insights on suicide prevention, risk assessment and strategies.

Our event is joined venture by Taylor’s Centre for Human Excellence and Development (CHED), in collaboration with International Counseling Association of Malaysia (PERKAMA International) and supported by Lembaga Kaunselor Malaysia (LKM). Participants of the event will be given a free event T-shirt. Besides, 2CPD points are available for redemption with our event certificate.


Suicide Prevention & Intervention: Overcome the Challenge and Move Forward

By Ms. Carmen Betterridge

Suicide Assessment: Assess Wise, Save Thousand Life

By Mr. Pheh Kai Shuen

Suicide Postvention: The Storm After a Suicide: Exploring Our Way Through Sorrow and Trauma

By Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anasuya Jegathevi Jegathesan


Ms. Carmen Betterridge
Director and Principal Psychologist in Suicide Risk Assessment Australia

Mr. Pheh Kai Shuen
Clinical Psychologist and Registered Counsellor at University Tunku Abdul Rahman

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anasuya Jegathevi Jegathesan
Director of the Centre for Human Excellence and Development, 
Taylor's University


Dato' Dr. Abd. Halim Mohd Hussin
President of PERKAMA International

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anindita Dasgupta
Head of School, 
School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 
Taylor's University

The webinar will have Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anasuya Jegathevi Jegathesan, who is a licensed, practising Counsellor in Malaysia for over 10 years and a certified trainer in Reality Therapy. Besides, the webinar will also have Mr. Pheh Kai Shuen, who is a Clinical Psychologist and Registered Counsellor with an area of expertise in suicide prevention, neurodevelopmental disorders and mindfulness-based interventions. From Australia, Ms. Carmen Betterridge, who is a Director and Principal Psychologist with Suicide Risk Assessment Australia (SRAA) and a Lecturer with the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention (AISRAP), Griffith University will share her insights and discuss with other panel speakers on the topic of suicide as well during the event.


  • Early Bird: 12 August 2021 - 22 August 2021
  • Normal Price: 23 August 2021 - 9 September 2021
Registration Type Early Bird Normal Price
Perkama Member RM 150 RM 190
Non-Perkama Member RM 185 RM 225
Student RM 150 RM 190