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8 Oct 2021

2021 Emotional Wellbeing LIVE! Day

In this third in a series of LIVE! Days for 2021, and in celebration of World Mental Health Day, we bring you a programme of webinars exploring the role of companies in promoting and supporting the emotional wellbeing of their employees.

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The concept of employee wellbeing has evolved in recent years. Beyond a pure focus on work-life balance, it requires a more holistic approach that encompasses a focus on work-life harmony, physical wellbeing, emotional wellbeing, and financial wellbeing.

LIVE! Days

Throughout 2021, we are presenting a series of 3 LIVE! Days - a programme of webinars on each of these themes broadcast via our Asia Employee Wellbeing Virtual Platform:

With webinars designed for different audiences – from employee wellbeing, HR and D&I professionals to general employees, we invite you to participate in these LIVE! Days to discover new ways to promote a culture of wellbeing in your organisation.

 

Emotional Wellbeing LIVE! Day

In this third in a series of LIVE! Days for 2021, and in celebration of World Mental Health Day, we explore the role of companies in promoting and supporting the emotional wellbeing of their employees in Asia.

Emotional Wellbeing is about encouraging employees to be mindful of their emotional and mental state. Only by nurturing positive mental health and building resilience are employees able to deal with the daily stresses of life and function at their best.

 

To view this LIVE! Day, you need to have access to our Asia Employee Wellbeing Virtual Platform by being a registered subscriber of Asia Employee Wellbeing Link. The annual corporate subscription fee is US$2,000. DIAN and DIAN India members can enjoy the preferential rate of US$500 – a 75% discount!

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Programme Details

Event Speakers

  • Coy Ordonez

    Coy Ordonez

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    Country Chief Administrative Officer, Northern Trust
  • Dr Aishwarya Pethe Kulkarni

    Dr Aishwarya Pethe Kulkarni

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    Clinical Psychologist at Talkscape
  • Kimberly Ho

    Kimberly Ho

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    Counsellor Trainer City Mental Health Alliance HK
  • Triston Francis

    Triston Francis

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    Consultant
  • Vivian Cheng

    Vivian Cheng

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    Consultant, Consulting & Training

Country Chief Administrative Officer, Northern Trust

Coy Ordonez

Coy joined Northern Trust on April 10, 2017 as the Country Chief Administrative Officer and the head of the control office in Northern Trust Manila. Coy oversees the Project Management Office, Local IT Service, Communications, Legal Entity and Statutory, and Executive Admin Support. She also has a local  management responsibility on the Audit Team and Controls in Manila. Additionally, Coy provides broader CAO support to the Servicing Centers Global Head and site lead of Manila as well as India and Tempe. Prior to joining Northern Trust, Coy was the Country Head for Operations of Deutsche Bank AG Manila under the Global Technology and Operations (GTO) group. Coy also worked as an Executive Director of Philippine Depository and Trust Corporation of the Philippine Dealing System Group. Prior to Deutsche Bank, she was the head of the Treasury Operations, Accounting and Control at China Banking Corporation and in between, worked as an accountant and assistant controller at Eurotel Corporation in California, USA. She also had a short stint with the regulator, PDIC (Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation) under the Department of Finance. She was the controller of The Zaitech Treasury Group, a fund management company established by ex Citibank Treasury Group. Coy is a Certified Public Accountant and completed her MBA from De La Salle University.

Clinical Psychologist at Talkscape

Dr Aishwarya Pethe Kulkarni

Dr. Aishwarya Pethe-Kulkarni is a HCPC registered Clinical Psychologist with over 12 years of experience working in the field of mental health. She has worked in the National health service (NHS, UK), voluntary sectors and is now in independent practice delivering therapy and consultations to clients globally.

She has completed her Doctorate training at University of East London, London and has worked across several adult mental health settings, forensic mental health, young people’s health settings, sexual health and learning disabilities. Her practice is informed by an integrative framework and her therapeutic approach draws on Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and therapies that fall under the CBT umbrella, Systemic and Narrative approaches, Third Wave approaches including Mindfulness based therapies. Her areas of interest include working with mood disorders, health related behaviour change, personality disorders, trauma, psychosis and other severe and enduring mental health difficulties. She also has a keen interest in the scalability of psychological services for the hard-to-reach populations.

Counsellor Trainer City Mental Health Alliance HK

Kimberly Ho

Born and raised in the US, Kim worked in investment banking in New York and Hong Kong for twelve years after getting an undergraduate degree from UC Berkeley and MBA from the University of Chicago. After taking time off to raise her family, she completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Psychology from the University of Hong Kong and Master of Counselling degree from Monash University and is currently working on a doctorate in clinical psychology from California Southern University.

As a counsellor, Kim utilizes an integrative approach with individuals and couples on a variety of issues, including depression, anxiety, interpersonal relationships, workplace challenges, and career and life transitions. She also conducts seminars on mental health awareness, positive psychology and well-being.

Consultant

Triston Francis

Triston Francis is a first-generation college student from Jamaica, Queens, NYC.  He currently serves as the Design Manager for the Boston Consulting Group’s (BCG) Leadership Institute, an executive education program geared to the CEO-1 and CEO-2 of BCG’s leading Asia Pacific based clients.  Previously, he served as a consultant within BCG’s People & Organization, Financial Services and TMT practice areas. 

Prior to BCG, Triston received his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. While at HBS, Triston also worked as a Research Associate for HBS' Head of Research to design a second year MBA course called "Crafting Your Life."  150 second-year MBAs at HBS have enrolled in this course since it was launched in the Fall of 2019. 

Prior to HBS, Triston served as an Associate on Morgan Stanley’s Multicultural Client Strategy Team, where he assisted a Vice Chairman, Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor in strengthening relationships with Asian, Black and Hispanic clients across all the Firm’s revenue generating divisions.  Prior to joining this team, Triston worked within Investment Banking and Sales & Trading. 

Triston holds a Bachelor of Science with concentrations in Finance, Legal Studies and Business Ethics from Wharton. He was one of four students in his graduating class of approximately 2,500 to be recognized by the University President for having positively impacted Penn’s campus. 

In 2012, Triston founded a professional development speaker series in NYC called Navigating Corporate America.  Through this initiative, he has reached 5,000+ college students and young professionals across 200+ professional development events.  Today, Triston organizes monthly online professional development events which he makes available to each person within his personal and professional networks.  For more information or to RSVP for events, please visit www.tristonfrancis.com 

He is also active with two nonprofit organizations, Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT) and Sponsorship for Educational Opportunity (SEO), which enable underrepresented minorities to maximize their professional success, positioning them to meaningfully give back and serve their communities. 

Consultant, Consulting & Training

Vivian Cheng

Vivian is Consultant, Consulting & Training, based in Hong Kong. She designs and improves learning solutions, supports client engagement process and researches best practices and trends in training methods as well as D&I market.

Prior to joining Community Business, Vivian was a seasoned learning consultant in a diverse multinational bank, partnering with different levels of stakeholders to lead and execute the people development agenda in the Asia Pacific region. She has had extensive experience in the design, implementation and roll out of management development initiatives, ensuring solutions were relevant to local needs while aligning to global strategies.

Vivian is a change agent who is committed in helping underrepresented groups feel heard and valued for who they are. Deeply passionate about D&I, she facilitates weekly meetings for people suffering with mental health issues to engage in dialogues in a psychological safe space. She also blogs weekly on LinkedIn under #thisisme, raising awareness and normalising conversations around mental health.

A graduate of University of British Columbia in Canada, Vivian holds a Bachelor degree of Arts in Asian Studies. She is fluent in Cantonese, English and some Mandarin.

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