Gathoni M. Mbugua

Clinical Psychologist in Kenya

Gathoni Mbugua is a Psychologist (B. A Psychology-Egerton University First Class Hours: Masters in Clinical Psychology Ongoing United States International University). She has 09 years’ experience in the field of psychology. Gathoni is passionate about mental health management, advocacy , Therapy as well as Mentorship.

Professional Membership

i) Clinical Psychologists Association of Kenya

ii) International Society of Substance Use prevention and Treatment Professionals.

Current Position

Gathoni is a Hospital Psychologist & Head of Digital Relations at Chiromo Hospital Group . She is also seconded at the AAR Hospital as the Psychologist in Charge. In the Digital Realm, she's continued with her passion on advocacy & creating awareness on various mental health issues, through social media plat forms and organized talks in various organizations, and in the mainstream Media.

Professional Experience

She has previously worked as a Clinical Manager at Care-Tech Medical Center, at Kiambu District Hospital Psychiatric Clinic and KEMRI a clinical counselor.

Interests

a) Mentorship Ms. Gathoni Mbugua is passionate about working with the youth, inspiring them in leadership & life skills. In this regard, she is a Mentor with Akili Dada.

b) Writing Articles

i) True Love East Africa

a) Survivors Guilt b) Anger styles and Anger Management c) Battered Woman Syndrome-Are you suffering from Battered Woman Syndrome? d) Battling with Bipolar

e) Career Talk.

ii) Women leadership Initiative Blog. Coping with negativity & other stressors during the festive season.

She has sat in numerous panels in a mental health capacity and was sponsored by W.H.O & M.O.H from her work to take part in a quality rights training.

Publications :

Hobbies: Outdoors Activities, Board games, traveling, Aspiring Golfer.

Personal Philosophy: The self whom one is today is what one creates, rather than something one bumps into along the way.

#Mentalhealthfirst

Contacts

Phone: 0721256374

Email: [email protected].

Socials: @g _mbugua1 all Platforms

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