Tabitha Mpamira

SAGE Member

Rwanda/Uganda/USA

Tabitha Mpamira

Tabitha Mpamira is the founder of Mutera Global Healing, which focusses on combatting childhood sexual violence through prevention, healing, and justice. She works with girls and women who are survivors of sexual violence and domestic abuse.

Tabitha is Rwandan, grew up in Uganda as a refugee and currently lives in Michigan. Having experienced complex trauma herself, she was moved to act on behalf of the victims by providing FREE medical, legal, and mental health support. In addition, doing outreach, and advocating to end gender-based violence because she strongly believes: “Enough is Enough.”

Her work has been recognized by Global Citizen, where she won the people's choice award in 2018. She has been invited to speak in multiple spaces, most notably, the Vatican, TEDx Oakland, and the UN Youth Assembly.

Tabitha is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and has also practiced as a mental health therapist for the last 10 years, including her work with women survivors of rape during the Rwandan genocide. She is a survivor of sexual violence in childhood herself, and highly trained in intergenerational trauma work, women's issues, and diversity.