Fok-Trela, Alice

Fok-Trela, Alice

Clinical Psychologist

Name: Alice Fok-Trela (PsyD)
Profession: Registered Clinical Psychologist
Nationality: Canadian
Language(s): English
Degree(s): Doctorate of Psychology in Clinical Psychology
Country licensed: Alberta, Canada – Registered Clinical Psychologist #3878
SIMHA Membership Status: Clinical
Services / Specialties Offered: Individual therapy for children, adolescents, and adults; psychological and psychoeducational assessment; consultation and supervision; training seminars; speaking engagements

Dr. Alice Fok-Trela is a Clinical Psychologist from Canada with specialized training in cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavioral therapy. She supervises and trains psychology graduate students at a local university and Chinese licensed counselors at local counseling center. Dr. Fok-Trela often provides consultation to licensed professionals on particularly challenging cases. She has work experience in both community counseling settings and hospital settings, and has worked with a highly multicultural clientele both at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles and with the provincial (government) health authority in Vancouver, British Columbia. Within the hospital setting, she specialized in severe mental illness, working on the Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit with clients who had diagnoses of severe mood disorders, psychosis, and/or borderline personality disorder. Dr. Fok-Trela has received training in and conducted pediatric neuropsychological assessments, working with children with severe emotional disorders; these children were often diagnosed with giftedness, ADHD, learning disabilities, and/or autism spectrum disorders. Since 2008, Dr. Fok-Trela has regularly presented research in two main areas – children with severe behavioral disorders (“explosive” children); and the psychology field’s ability to meet the emotional, mental, and spiritual health needs of expatriates and expatriate families. Dr. Fok-Trela speaks English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.

Working Hours: Monday to Saturday (by appointment) Evening and Weekend times available
Fee Ranges: RMB 1000 – RMB 1700 per hour
Arrival Date /Departure Date: September 2012 / No departure date
Specialties: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for mood disorders; Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and DBT-informed therapy for borderline personality disorder, suicidal ideation, and self-harm behaviors; child and adolescent psychology; integration of faith and psychology; psychodiagnostic and psychoeducational assessment, cultural adjustment in expatriates and expatriate families

Location: Pudong
District: Lujiazui; JinQiao
Work Address 1: ParkwayHealth, JinMao Tower, 88 Century Ave., Pudong
Work Address 2: ParkwayHealth, JinQiao Medical and Dental Center, 997 Biyun Rd., JinQiao, Pudong
Telephone: 6445-5999