Lakshumy A/P K. Kumar
Consultant Counsellor & Clinical Supervisor
Bachelor in Counselling (Hons), UM
Diploma in Human Development, UPM
License & Registration Number: KB06258 / PA05699
Lakshumy is a Registered and Licensed Counsellor under the Board of Counsellors Malaysia, currently attached with Thrive Well as Senior Clinical Manager. Previously she has been practising for 8 years at one of the private university in Malaysia.
She is also a Certified Hypnotherapist with the American Board of Hypnotherapy (ABH). She pursued the Diploma in Human Development from Universiti Putra Malaysia and Bachelor (Hons) Counselling from Universiti Malaya.
She has also been awarded two certifications in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy with Hypnosis and a Specialist Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapy from the London College of Clinical Hypnosis Asia (LCCH). Lakshumy is also a Certified HRDC Trainer. During her undergraduate years, Lakshumy was awarded the UPM’s Vice Chancellor Award for her academic excellence and contribution in extra co-curricular activities.
Lakshumy believes that every individual is unique and has great potential in building themselves to a higher level. This led her to choose her career path as a Mental Health Professional and motivates her to reach out and serve as many people as possible.
Throughout her career as a counsellor, Lakshumy has worked together with clients that come from various backgrounds and handled cases pertaining to personal, family, relationship, career, academic as well as suicidal cases related to mental health issues. Lakshumy is often invited as a forum panelist and guest speaker in addressing mental health issues in media such as TV and radio.
Besides that, she is also actively engaged in conducting more than 100 trainings, talks and workshops. Her area of interests are leadership and team building, conflict resolutions skills, relationship management, stress management, suicide prevention, social media and cyberbullying, emotional management, mental health and many more.
Lakshumy is also committed and actively involved in the work of Sustainable Development Goals as one of the facilitators of the Peace and Unity in Diversity Workshops conducted for youths and working adults from both private and government settings.