Chief Executive Caterpillar

BA (Hons), PGDE, MPP

Ms Gwendolyn Thong is a mental health advocate from Singapore and the founder of Chatty Caterpillar. Her dream is to destigmatise mental health and provide upstream mental health education to as many people as possible.

She holds a Master in Public Policy from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore and has worked as a secondary school teacher for several years. Right now, she's on board with Chatty Caterpillar on a full-time basis. As a woman entrepreneur, she is keen to trailblaze the way forward for other women who are keen on starting their own businesses. Contact us to see how we can support you. 

Gwen has completed modules on Psychology (FASS, NUS), Educational Psychology (NIE, NTU), Global Health Policies and Issues, with a focus on mental health policies (LKYSPP, NUS), Psychological First Aid (John Hopkins University) and Health Behavioral Change: From Evidence to Action (Yale University).