Knowledge & Skill Development

Attain an internationally recognised qualification and qualify as a educational therapist, teacher, education manager, counselor, psychologist and social healthcare professional. Gain module exemptions from professional organisation’s practising license examinations and undergraduate degree.

IACT’s Practising License

International Association of Counselors & Therapists (IACT) is the largest and highly prestigious professional body based in the USA that admits members who have fulfilled the rigorous Practising License Programs requirements to obtain practising membership as a licensed counselor and therapist. It has some 40,000 membersMembership with IACT is a mark of high standard and excellence. The practising license is highly recognised globally

Practising license holder are not only knowledgeable, skilled, but are also highly respected as well. They are eligible to set up therapy or special education needs centre globally, and provide intervention and therapy programs from children to adult with special education needs. They are eligible to work in many countries such as North American, Asian and European countries etc. 

Merlion Academy is the only appointed organisation in Asia by IACT and specialises in IACT’s Practising License Programs training for educational therapists, arts therapists, reading therapists, and special needs community practitioners. Merlion Academy is also authorised to supervise and verify candidates’ work seeking to gain admission as an IACT’s member.

The three tiers of IACT’s membership are Credentialed (Therapist), Registered (Assessor) and Board Certified (Diagnostician). A Board Certified (Diagnostician) member holds the highest status of the membership.They are eligible to work in many countries such as North American, Asian and European countries etc. 



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Press Release

Sep 21, 2022 (AB Digital via COMTEX) — Merlion Academy, under Merlion Paediatric Healthcare Group, is a leading training institute that focuses on providing holistic psychology and education therapy courses to encourage more interest and knowledge in the fields of psychology and neurodevelopmental practices […]