Sahaya G. Selvam


Associate Professor and Programme Leader in Counselling Psychology


Sahaya G. Selvam is currently an associate professor and programme leader of the master’s degree in Counselling Psychology at Tangaza University, Nairobi, Kenya. 

His academic preparation includes undergraduate degrees in Philosophy, Sociology, and Religious Studies, and two master’s degrees in Philosophy of Religion and Psychology of Religion.  He holds a PhD in psychology from the University of London.

He has contributed to several international peer-reviewed academic journals, and written several popular books, including Scaffoldings: Training Young People in Life Skills (Nairobi: Paulines). His personal website:; contact: [email protected].