Mending Hearts : Healing from Separation and Loss
A Collection of True Stories
Editors: Mengzhen Lim & Grace Yap
'Mending Hearts' is an edited collection of 143 true stories and photos from students and members of the general public of many ages and backgrounds, compiled and displayed at Sunway University’s hit Breakup Exhibitions. Share in the experiences of these heartfelt real-life accounts, each telling the end of a relationship—be it in romance, friendship, or family.
These stories help normalize breakups and inspire readers to move forward and find their way back to healing and happiness.
MENGZHEN LIM is a former lecturer of Psychology at Sunway University’s Department of Psychology. He graduated with an MSc in Social Psychology from University Putra Malaysia. His works have been featured in Malaysiakini, The Star, Free Malaysia Today, The Malaysian Insight, Sin Chew Daily, and others. He has also appeared on Astro Awani to speak about mental health-related issues. He currently lives in Tokyo, researching romantic relationships.
Dr GRACE YAP has been a professional counsellor since the late 1990s, after completing her Masters from the United States. She graduated with a PhD in Psychology from Monash University and previously taught at Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman. She is currently a health psychology and lecturer-researcher at Sunway University’s Department of Psychology.