Staff Directory

Anaberta Oehlers-Jaen

Anaberta Oehlers-Jaen

  • General Management
Head of DAS International and Programme Director of School-based Programmes Ms Anaberta Oehlers-Jaen started her career at the DAS in 2005 as an Educational Therapist and has since held various portfolios. For 4 years, she was the Preschool Manager of the DAS Preschool Service and was actively involved with children at risk of literacy delay and helped to launch the service at DAS. She assumed the position of Head of DAS International in 2011 in order to support both the local and...
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Bhavani Jeganathan

Bhavani Jeganathan

  • Educational Therapist
  • Senior Specialist Tutor
Bhavani began her career with DAS in 2005. She is currently a Fellow with the Register of Educational Therapists (Asia). Bhavani has extensive experience in the field of special education needs and has held the role of a senior educational therapist, programme manager and curriculum manager at DAS over the many years at the DAS. Bhavani is also a qualified trainer with the Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA) by the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ). Bhavani...
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Fong Pei Yi

Fong Pei Yi

  • Specialist Psychologist
Pei Yi has been a specialist psychologist with the DAS since August 2012. Her responsibilities include conducting psychological assessments for students who experience difficulties with learning and facilitating the placement of students in learning programmes at the DAS. Pe Yi is also involved in research conducted at DAS in the area of dyslexia.   QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor of Psychology with Honours Master of Arts in Applied Psychology (Educational...
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Gladys Wee-Bourne

Gladys Wee-Bourne

  • Educational Therapist
  • Senior Specialist Tutor
Gladys Wee-Bourne has been working with children since 1986. She is Orton Gillingham trained she has also undergone the Diploma that supports students with Dyslexia. She also holds a 2nd degree in French Language. She is a registered child care teacher in the Social Welfare Department, HK (1991/2001). Supporting students for over three decades, firstly as a Reading mother, Shadow teacher in International schools, Homeroom teacher in Kindergartens both in Hong Kong and in Singapore. Through...
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Janitha Panicker

Janitha Panicker

  • Senior Educational Therapist
  • Senior Specialist Tutor
Janitha is a Specialist Teacher with DAS International and a Senior Educational Therapist with DAS. The love for children and the love of teaching, motivated Janitha to become an Early Childhood Teacher. With an International Diploma in Early Childhood Course (Montessori Method of Education), she embarked on her career as a Preschool Educator. During the rich and fruitful experience of enlightening little ones, she realised that there were children with differences who needed specially...
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Mohamed Samunn

Mohamed Samunn

  • Senior Educational Therapist
  • Senior Specialist Tutor
Samunn is a Senior Educational Therapist and a Dual Specialist (Maths) at Tampines Learning Centre. He holds a Master's degree in Specific Learning Differences (MA SpLD) from London Metropolitan University, UK. He delivers intervention and/or remediation lessons in literacy, numeracy, English language, and maths to children with dyslexia and other SpLDs. Additionally, he conducts holiday workshops in summary writing for secondary school kids and real-world maths workshops for primary...
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Nicole Chua

Nicole Chua

  • Lead Educational Therapist
  • Senior Specialist Tutor
Nicole joined DAS on the 23 March 2009. Over the years she has been with the DAS, she has obtained a Masters degree in Specific Learning Differences (SpLD) with London Metropolitan University, UK, and have been trained in the Orton-Gillingham Approach and Project Read. She was been teaching children with specific learning needs since 2009 and is experienced in conducting intervention for dyslexic learners from all age groups and also learners with other learning needs that require...
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Nur Amirah Arzami

Nur Amirah Arzami

  • Educational Therapist
  • Specialist Tutor
Nur Amirah Azami is an Educational Therapist at the DAS Academy REX Learning Centre. She graduated from the University of Wollongong (Australia) with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. Upon graduation, Amirah served as a temporary research assistant with NIE where she administered cognitive testing to 5 to 13-year-old students for data collection. She has experience working with children with special needs, namely autism, with whole she conducted one-to-one Applied Behaviour Analysis -...
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Shilpa Madane

Shilpa Madane

  • Educational Therapist
  • Senior Specialist Tutor
B.SC.(Statistics), University of Bombay LL.B.(Bachelor of Law), University of Bombay Double Diploma in Teaching and Dyslexia (University of Cambridge and DAS) I started my teaching career with a private preschool in Singapore, which catered to children of various nationalities. After my stint with the school for 5 years, I decided to equip myself with skills to help children with learning difficulties. I trained in Orton-Gillingham Approach and later obtained a Dyslexia Diploma to...
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Arzami Bin Salim

Arzami Bin Salim

  • Senior Specialist Tutor
Arzami has taught in various learning institutions like Anglo-Chinese School (Independent), Hwa Chong International School, National University of Singapore and UniSIM (now SUSS), on English Language and Literature, Communication and Critical Reading and Writing. He was Level Coordinator for English and Literature Department in various schools and has experienced developing and teaching the level curriculum for Secondary/ Junior College/ IGCSE/ Pre-IB levels and the Polytechnic. He holds a...
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