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 Counseling 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 Mental Health Hospital. In the Digital Realm, she's continued with her passion on advocacy & creating awareness on various mental health issues, through CMHHs social media plat forms and organized talks in various organizations.

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.


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) 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.

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.



Phone: 0721256374

Email: [email protected].

Socials: @g _mbugua1 all Platforms

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