Executive Committee

Dr. Jacqueline Jere-Folotiya is an Educational and Developmental Psychologist with over 10 years’ experience in Psychology and developmental research, partnerships and corporate collaborations, project management, university student supervision and lecturing. She is a qualified Trauma Focused Cognitive Behaviour (TF-CBT) and Common Elements Treatment Approach (CETA) therapist. Her primary research interests include early childhood development, child and adolescent mental health, early grade literacy, ICT use in Education, educational curriculum development, continuous professional development for teachers and assessment as it relates to different cultural contexts. 

Dr. Jacqueline Jere-Folotiya

President

Lisa

Lisa Kalungwana-Mambwe

Vice President

Mrs. Kalungwana-Mambwe has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Zambia, she also has a Master of Science degree in Clinical Neuropsychology. She joined the University of Zambia in 2011 and has been with the University since then. Her research interests are in Paediatric Neuropsychology and she has worked on studies that have focused on the effects of HIV on the development of the paediatric brain. She is currently enrolled as a PhD candidate at the University of Cape Town. She is passionate about growing the field of Psychology in Zambia as well as in Africa where the field and profession is growing. She belongs to Associations that are centred towards the advancement of psychology such as University of Zambia Psychology Association (UNZAPSASS), International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development (ISSBD), the International Neuropsychology Society (INS).

Norma

Dr. Norma Kabuba 

Secretary General

Dr. Norma Kabuba is a Clinical Neuropsychologist and lecturer in the department of Psychology at The University of Zambia. She has been a member of The Psychology Association of Zambia since its inception in 2014. Norma has a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Clinical Neuropsychology from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Norma obtained her Master of Science degree in Clinical Neuropsychology and bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Zambia. She has carried out research mainly related to HIV/AIDS and Alcohol use in relation to Neuropsychological functioning. 

Kayumba

Kayumba Chiwele Tambatamba 

Treasurer

Kayumba holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology, and a Master of Science in Clinical Neuropsychology with the University of Zambia. She has over 6 years of experience in Psychology, both as a practicing psychologist and lecturer. She is an accomplished professional with considerable experience in Psychological Assessment, Psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Counselling, Teaching, Educational Administration and Mental Health. Her interests lie towards three main areas. Maternal Mental Health, Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Cyberpsychology. 

Kaluso

Kaluso C. Masuwa

Publicity Officer

Kaluso holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology, and a Master of Science degree in Clinical neuropsychology both from the University of Zambia (UNZA). He is a Lecturer of Psychology and Psychiatry at Evelyn Hone College in Lusaka with 6 years of experience. He is the coordinator of Counseling Psychology at Evelyn Hone. Kaluso is a qualified Cognitive Behavioural Therapist and a Professional Counselor. During his undergraduate studies, he served as President of UNZA Psychology Association (UNZAPSASS) and has been a member of PAZ since its inception in 2014. He has interest in both applied and research Psychology. His major interest is in mental illnesses, specifically anxiety disorders like Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).