Executive Committee

MS.ATUWENE MBELE

Ms. Atuwene Mbelle is an Assistant Lecturer at the Open University of Tanzania (OUT). She holds a bachelors degree in Educational Psychology cum Literature and a Masters degree in Applied Social Psychology. She is a counsellor, researcher, events organizer, editor, rapporteur, and an author. So far she has authored books on youth, children stories, and poems.
Atuwene has a passion on cultivating a reading culture among Tanzanian children. To achieve this, under Early Readers a registered reading promotion company, she coordinates a reading club for children run on a weekly basis; and organises reading events with the aim of motivating children to have fun via reading or doing reading related activities.

Ms.Atuwene A. Mbelle

President

Email:atuwene.mbelle@tapa.or.tz

DR.JAPHET P. SWAI

MAGOLANGA SHAGEMBE

Assistant Lecturer at the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.

University of Dar es Salaam.

Research and practicing interests and experience: Child Psychology, Counselling and Applied Social Psychology

Magolanga Shegembe

Secretary General

Email: shagembe@tapa.or.tz

ISAAC LEMA

Isaac S. Lema is a Clinical Psychologist and Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry at Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS) in Dar es Salaam Tanzania. He has a clinical training background in teaching and providing psychological and mental health services to individuals with mental health problems and mental disorders. He teach and provide supportive supervision on various academic issues to include research and clinical supervision, also a co-investigator in various research. He is an expert in promoting mental health in the workplace and Art Therapy Open Studio.

Isaac S. Lema

Treasurer
isaac.lema@tapa.or.tz

DR. BERTHA LOSIOKI

Dr. CHRIS MAUKI

Dr. Chris Mauki. BA Education, Masters of Arts Applied Social Psychology MAASP (UDSM), PhD in Psychology and Counseling (University of Pretoria). Post Doctoral program (UP). A lecturer at the Department of Psychology UDSM. Dr. Chris Mauki also work as a professional counselor under Christom Solutions a registered psychological services provider company. Dr. Chris Mauki spend his passive time as an inspirational and motivational speaker, an author, mentor and coach. Dr. Chris is married to Miriam and the two are blessed with two daughters Rommy and Ronel.

Dr. Chrissioner Mauki

Advisor to the EXCOM
Email:chris.mauki@tapa.or.tz