My Professional

EXPERIENCE

GWIRA COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION, KENYA
September 2019 – present
  • Delivering mental health and Behavior
  • Change Communication programs
UNIVERSITIES DISABILITY INCLUSION NETWORK, KENYA
July 2019 – present
  • Secretariat duties for disability inclusion in Kenyan tertiary institutions
UNIVERSITIES DISABILITY INCLUSION NETWORK, KENYA
May 2018 – present
  • Delivered therapy to learners that led to academic improvement, retention and transition
  • Developed trainings to staff and parents fostering collaborative relationships and imparting referral skateboardills to Counseling services
USIU-AFRICA, CENTRE FOR COGNITIVE AND DEVELOPMENTAL RESEARCH (UNDER DR. DANA BASNIGHT-BROWN)
May 2017 – present
  • Ran cognitive laboratory experiments in memory, language, emotion, perception
  • Co-authored two journal articles (ongoing) and published one conference paper
DARE TO DREAM PROGRAM, MIREMA SCHOOL
April 2017 – present
  • Psychotherapy and program coordination for caregivers of differently-abled learners
PRIVATE PRACTICE
October 2016 – present
  • Psychotherapy and trainings in SOS Children’s Home, Somaliland; Daktari Afrika, Kenya
VARIOUS UNIVERSITIES IN KENYA
September 2010 – present
  • Taught Research, Group Therapy, Trauma, Special Needs Counseling and Introduction to Psychology courses in USIU-Africa, Presbyterian, Mt. Kenya and St. Paul’s Universities, Oasis Africa, Kenya Polytechnic College and Thika School of Medical and Health Sciences
  • Research Assistant in USIU-Africa BA, MA and PsyD Curriculum design or/and review, Aga Khan University and Support for Addictions Prevention and Treatment in Africa
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