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Case Conceptualisation (5Ps) course

Case Conceptualisation (5Ps) course

About the Course

Participants will be introduced to how dysfunctional coping strategies could serve as perpetuating factors.

They will also learn to appreciate moment-by-moment forming hypotheses and how the experience shaped our conceptualisation as we engaged clients.


  • Guiding principles of case conceptualisation

  • Presenting issues

  • Precipitating factors

  • Predisposing factors

  • Perpetuating factors (coping strategies)

  • Protective factors

Course Objectives

In this workshop, participants will learn to conceptualise cases using 5Ps: presenting issues, precipitating factors, predisposing factors, perpetuating factors and protective factors.

Who Should Attend



Participants who meet 75% class attendance will be awarded a Certificate of Accomplishment by the Academy of Human Development.

Course Description

Your Trainer

Mr Chan Earng Han

Mr Chan Earng Han

Chan Earng Han holds a Master of Social Science (Counselling) from Edith Cowan University (Australia) and a Master in Counselling from Sioux Falls Seminary (United States of America).

He is a well sought-after Trainer cum Counsellor. His passion in working with youth led him to attain his Graduate Diploma in Youth Work from Edith Cowan University (Australia).

He currently specialises in counselling young people and families who have committed petty crimes, struggled with sexuality and mental health issues including having suicidal thoughts & intent.

Earng Han is also trained in Solution Focused Brief Therapy, and he utilises Systemic lens in conceptualising problems faced by individuals and families.


Anonymous, 2 May 2023

Excellent trainer, very engaging and provided lots of good insights/learning/teaching to the class. The use of case studies was excellent to reinforce our learning.

Anonymous, 22 Aug 2022

The trainer was very engaging and his knowledge and examples had helped me to understand the concepts better and how to apply it in my work.

Anonymous, 2 May 2023

Training provider was excellent in taking care of us by ensuring that we have access to the training materials, provided food and drinks during breaks, and following up with us on logistics details prior to each class.

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Enquiries about the course?

Contact Us

Ms Ho May Fhong / 6593 5286

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