Kelly, Timothy A.

Kelly, Timothy A.

Director of Relational Center, Senior Consultant, & Executive Coach

Name:  Timothy A. Kelly (PhD)
Profession:  Director of Relational Center, Senior Consultant, & Executive Coach
Nationality:  American
Language(s):  English
Degree(s):  Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology Vanderbilt University
Country licensed as Psychologist:  United States – California PSY 19457, Tennessee P1474
Additional Training:  Personal consultancy; executive coaching; wellness/holistic program development & assessment; CBT teaching & training
SIMHA Membership Status:  Clinical
Services / Specialties Offered:  Personal Development Consultancy; Senior Executive Coaching, Wellness/Holistic Program Development & Assessment; CBT teaching & training

Dr. Timothy A. Kelly is Director of Relational Center, Senior Consultant, & Executive Coach at Octave – a holistic wellness organization in downtown Shanghai (“The Living Room;” 357 Jianguo Rd 3f; see  He offers Personal Development Consultancy and Senior Executive Coaching, as well as wellness program development.  Dr. Kelly has senior executive experience, having served as Commissioner for the Virginia Department of Mental Health from 1994-1997.  He has also served on faculty at several major universities including Vanderbilt University (Nashville) and American University (D.C.).  He is an expert on national and international mental health care policy, speaking and writing on the need for mental health system reform.  Dr. Kelly has published a book on reforming America’s mental health care service delivery system, which has application in Asia as well. The title is “Healing the Broken Mind: Transforming America’s Failed Mental Health system” (New York University Press, 2009).  His articles and books have been published by professional psychology journals, public policy think tanks, and university presses.  Dr. Kelly received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Vanderbilt University in 1990.

Working Hours:  Available for personal consultancy, executive coaching, wellness/holistic program development & assessment, and CBT teaching & training through Octave.  To schedule an appointment, call Dr. Kelly directly at desk: (021) 8013 0046, or cell: 158 2167 4634.
Fee Ranges: 2200 RMB / personal consultancy session; 2500 RMB per executive coaching session at Octave, 3500 RMB per executive coaching session in client’s office.
Arrival Date /Departure Date: Arrived Shanghai 2010 – currently under contract through February 2020
Specialties: Counsel offered based on years of CBT clinical experience at top hospitals and clinics, senior executive experience in state and federal government, and professorial/leadership experience at major universities and think tanks.

Location: Puxi
District: Changning District
Work Address: Octave Headquarters, 20 Donghu Rd 3F, Shanghai 200031; Corporate phone: 8013 0001
Mobile Phone: 158 2167 4634; Desk Phone: 8013 0046