About Dr. Mawiyah Kambon
Dr. Mawiyah Kambon is an internationally acclaimed psychologist & traditional healer. Through her practice and community outreach she is fulfilling her purpose to help Black people, in particular, find their greatness.
Additionally, Dr. Mawiyah Kambon is the executive director of the holistic psychology, health and healing practice, ONIPA. It is a counseling center which includes a guided meditation space and a movement therapy space. As a consultant she travels the country doing women’s and community healing, spiritual re connection, and holistic mind, body and spirit workshops. Over the last 40+ years she has helped hundreds of individuals, couples, and families find their passion, purpose, and power one step at a time.
Moreover, Dr. Mawiyah Kambon is also a lifetime member and past national president of the National Association of Black Psychologists. In the year 2000 as the national president of ABPsi she facilitated the visit and conference of 500 Black psychologists and their families to Ghana West Africa. The focus during the ABPsi convention and experience in Ghana focused on spiritual reclamation through traditional healing. As a result, Black and African-centered psychologists were empowered with resources to improve more lives worldwide.
Dr. Mawiyah Kambon is also trained as a traditional healer of the Akan culture as Nana Efia Nsia Asantewaa She and her son Dr. Obadele Kwame Kambon have taken individuals to Ghana on an annual SankofaJourney for over two decades. She developed the Sankofa Journey because she recognizes how critical it is to embrace African identify as a foundation for cultural, spiritual and psychological healing of Black people.