Ms. Lily Lay Lay Chia Chan, MAC

Preferred Name: Lily Chan

EMDR Trainer

Education & Experience

Lily holds her Master of Arts degree in Counselling with TCA College. She is professionally trained and specializes in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing), EFIT (Emotionally Focused Individual Therapy), and EFCT (Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy). She also received certificates in Neurological Interpersonal Approach to EMDR, Masterclass workshop in the Art and Dance of EMDR, EMDR Creative Interventions for Processing or Children & Teens, Critical Incident Desensitization Protocols (CIDP), Tapping In Resource, an EMDR Related Technique, EFCT Approach to Extra-Marital Affair, Management and Intervention of Family Violence (MFV), Applied Suicidal Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) and is an accredited Prepare/Enrich facilitator. She has years of experience providing therapeutic interventions to Persons with Mental Illness (PMI) and their families to build better meaningful relationships and creating employment opportunities to help them develop autonomy towards independence. She believes in integrating different approaches to provide personal treatment for each client to achieve better insights, recognize their strength to manage distress and to work through interpersonal skills to improve relationships. Lily is warm, calm, empathic and genuinely believes in creating a safe haven for clients to speak and be heard so that they feel respected and supported as they journey together.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Headaches/Migraines
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Seniors


  • English