Taylor's University Center For Human Excellence and Development Won Innovation in Counseling Award


The Center for Human Excellence and Development (CHED) won a Bronze Medal in the International Counselling Innovation and Showcase (i-COUNNOVAS 2.0) presented by PERKAMA International. The award was presented for the innovative software used in CHED which was jointly developed by Taylor’s University and GLUECK Technologies. This innovative software can be used for training and development of mental health professionals.


The technology will support students ability to understand non-verbal and recognize their emotional reactions to their clients' stories. The medal was awarded to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anasuya Jegathevi Jegathesan and Mr. Joshua Ng Joo Hou from Taylor’s University Malaysia’s and Gluck Technologies (M) Director Mr. Albert Charles Vincent for the paper titled "Improving Non-Verbal Communication and Micro-Expression Identification Through Emotional Recognition Software: Taylor’s Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Lab".