Vivienne Scott

Health & Wellness Columnist

 

Vivienne is an educational psychologist with extensive experience in assessing and responding to a diverse range of mental health and additional support needs for children and families.  Her values in wellbeing and social and emotional development continue to be demonstrated in the transient context of the international school sector. 

She regularly provides workshops and training opportunities for parents and educators to increase their capacity to manage children’s and their own wellbeing needs.  Vivienne hopes to support readers by focusing on some of the challenges experienced by expats living in Singapore.

 

Vivienne's Articles

Everest Base Camp: Why Challenge Is Good

It is difficult to prepare for two weeks on the world’s tallest mountain while living in a country with a maximum altitude of 541 feet and a tropical rainforest climate... read more

  


Why It's OK to Fail

Singapore was recently ranked joint first place as the “best country for children to grow up in” by Save the Children’s 2018 End of Childhood Report, while the United States ranked 36th alongside Russia, Kuwait and Bosnia.... read more