Christine Nimusiima received her Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) from Antioch University New England graduate school, and a Bachelor’s degree in Community Psychology from Makerere University in Kampala. She is a National Certified Counselor by NBCC, and a member of the Uganda Counselling Association. She uses an integrative and strength-based approach to work collaboratively with clients, and has attained level 11 EMDR training. In the past, Christine has worked as a Psychotherapist/Trainer with the Center for Victims of Torture (CVT) in Northern Ethiopia, Senior Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Psychologist with Transcultural Psychosocial Organization (TPO) in Uganda. She has experience working with a variety of traumatized populations offering both individual and group therapy. She has also been engaged in private counselling work, and part-time lecturing at Makerere University Department of Mental Health.
Christine began her counselling career working as a child and adolescent therapist at Monadnock Family Services (USA). She also offered psychotherapy to adolescents with behavioral and emotional regulation difficulties at Keene high School, North Campus. She has also had exposure working with adolescents diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder and substance abuse at Branch out and Grow counseling center in Keene New Hampshire(USA).