About Nyambura Kihato

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

In addition to her private practice with Karuna Counseling, Nyambura is also a trauma therapist working with refugees in Clarkston, GA, at a non-profit, Positive Growth, Inc..

Nyambura loves nature and being outdoors. Some of her adventures include climbing the German Alps and Mt Kenya, canoeing in Cumberland Island, camping, cycling safaris and white water rafting in Kenya. She loves Atlanta for its diversity, multicultural events, and natural beauty, including urban forests with trails, parks, trees and rivers around every corner.

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, where she took her language exams. 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.