About Nyambura Kihato

Nyambura  offers mental health therapy as Uzima Perspectives, LLC, practicing with Karuna Counseling. Her office is located at 1945 Mason Mill Road – Suite 100, Decatur, GA 30033.

In addition to her private practice with Karuna Counseling, she also provides therapy services to refugees at a non-profit, Positive Growth, Inc., in Clarkston, GA.

Nyambura loves nature and being outdoors. Some of her adventures include climbing the German Alps and Mt Kenya, canoeing across the intracoastal waterway to Cumberland Island, GA, cycling safaris and white water rafting expeditions in Kenya with her students, and camping in the open savannah. She loves living in Georgia because of all the trees and trails there are to explore.

Nyambura’s Training

Nyambura Kihato earned her Bachelor of Education degree in German Language and Literature from Kenyatta University in Kenya, and studied German further at the Goethe-Institut Nairobi, and in Luebeck, Germany. She went to graduate school at the University of Hull, UK, where she obtained a Master of Education in Counseling and Child Development and Learning. She taught German and English for several years in Kenya before coming to the United States to study at the California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego, graduating with an M.A. in Counseling Psychology.

Nyambura is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Georgia, trained in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), and is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP). She currently serves on the board of the Jung Society of Atlanta and is doing advanced training to become a Jungian analyst.