Imi Lo is an award-winning mental health professional, a Specialist Psychotherapist, Art Therapist, and author of the book Emotional Intensity and Sensitivity (Hodder & Stoughton, 2018).
She sits at where art, philosophy, psychology, and spirituality meet, and her mission is to inspire and empower emotionally intense, sensitive and gifted individuals to rise from being the 'misfits' to leaders of the world.
She was granted the Endeavour Award by the Australian Government, for her clinical and academic excellence; and later the Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA) for her commitment and contributions to social change.
She has been featured as a pioneer in the field in The Psychologies Magazine, The Telegraph, Marie Claire, The Daily Mail, and TalkRadio Europe. Her work appears on Psychology Today, Psych Central, Rebelle Society, and more.
Leaving home at a young age, Imi has lived and worked in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Australia, the USA and the UK. She has been a suicide counselor, social worker, artist, mindfulness teacher, yoga instructor, holistic healer, art therapist, psychotherapy trainer, and supervisor. She has also enjoyed an artist/ art model career where she toured around the world. Her work reflects her passion in the emotional and existential themes that connect people. Imi's artwork was exhibited in Australia and London's East End and sold internationally.
Combining her life-long passion and clinical expertise, she founded the psychotherapy practice Eggshell Therapy and Coaching, where she works with intense people across the world.
Imi owns over a thousand Japanese manga and eats broccoli every day.