Kokoro Team

Dr. Tan Soo Teng


Consultant Psychiatrist
MMBS, M.Med (Psych)

Dr. Tan is one of the leading psychiatrists in Singapore with more than 30 years of experience in the field, and is a member of the Singapore Medical Council. He completed his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from National University of Singapore in 1983, and his Master of Medicine Degree in Psychiatry from National University of Singapore in 1990.

Dr. Tan provides treatments for patients with a variety of mental health difficulties.  


Sayori Matsuyama 


Art Psychotherapist
MA, ATR, BA (Clinical Psych)

Sayori grew up in Tokyo and studied in Hawaii, Boston, Seoul, Tokyo, and New York.  She graduated from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York with a Degree in Master of Professional Studies in Art Therapy and Creative Development.  She has a Bachelor degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Sacred Heart in Tokyo, Japan.  Her clinical experiences are more than 10 years with different cultural backgrounds and race.

Sessions can be conducted in: English and Japanese


Michelle Baraba

Art Psychotherapist
MA, AThR, B.Sc (Psych)

Michelle graduated from LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore. Her training is grounded in psychodynamic art psychotherapy, prior to which she obtained her Bachelor of Science (Honours) Psychology degree from Raffles College of Higher Education, Singapore (accredited by University of Chester, UK). She also maintains her professional credentials with the Australian, New Zealand and Asian Creative Arts Therapies Association (ANZACATA).

Michelle utilizes the creative arts to support her clients’ wellbeing, as well as to explore avenues for meaning-making, transformation and healing.

Sessions can be conducted in: English, Croatian, Serbian, and Bosnian/Hercegovian


Tammy Tan


Tammy has many years of medical office experience and a wealth of knowledge regarding mental health and pharmaceutical interventions.