Pukka Psychometric and Psychological Services (PPPS), is a registered mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) organization that specializes in providing clinical and protection services inclusive of educational and rehabilitative services. The team also provides expert consultation and specialized skills-based training to graduates and lay practitioners on low intensity psychotherapies and basic mental health care. PPPS is equipped with psychological tests and tools whose psychometric properties are culturally adapted. We provide a social lab model for Teachers, working parents, adolescents and employers.
Pukka Psychometric and Psychological Services has been providing such services for 4 years using a multidisciplinary team of therapists consisting of psychiatrists, clinical psychologists and social workers, with extensive experience to support the needs of individuals, family or groups. The team is highly qualified and experienced in mental health therapies like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Humanistic Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Behavioral Therapy, among others.
Our vision: A great world with communities that reflect mental health, social and emotional wellbeing
Mission: To promote positive mental health and wellbeing through psychometrics assessments, psychological interventions and advocacy to individuals and communities
Our values: The vision and mission of Pukka Psychometric and Psychological Services are shaped by a set of fundamental values. These beliefs guide directions, decisions and performance.
We work in partnership with government and it’s entities like Butabika National Referral Mental Health Hospital, Private Sector and Non-Government Institutions like African Institute for Children Studies (AICS) to deliver efficient and effective range of Mental Health services.
Pukka Psychometric and Psychological Services is currently undertaking school mental health wellness program that involves assessment of students joining secondary school and an onset treatment, observation and follow-up.
PPPS is currently undertaking psychometrics testing, mental health and psychological services for St. Joseph Naggalama Senior Secondary School. PPPS is also currently engaged mental health promotion and prevention of problems for children, adolescents and adults populations in the areas of Mulago, Kyebando and Katanga. PPPS works in partnership with government entities like Butabika Hospital, Non Government organization like African Institute for Children studies and PADA-Uganda
Pukka Psychometric and Psychological Services (PPPS) is a mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) organization that specializes in providing clinical and protection services inclusive of educational and, rehabilitative services. The team also provides expert consultation and specialized skills based training to graduates and lay practitioners on low intensity psychotherapies and basic mental health care.
PPPS is equipped with psychological tests and tools whose psychometric properties are culturally adapted. We provide a social lab model for working parents, adolescents and employers.
Professional Psychometric and Psychological has been providing such services for 4 years using a multidisciplinary team consisting of psychiatrists, clinical psychologists and social workers, with extensive experience to support the needs of individuals, family or groups.
Psychological testing and evaluation consist of a series of tests that help determine the cause of psychological symptoms and disorders, to determine the correct diagnosis and follow up with the appropriate course of treatment.Contact Us
Mental health is essential for individual and public health. To improve mental health, promotion, prevention, and the treatment of disease are required. These three kinds of interventions are interrelated but independent from one another.Contact Us
This is evidenced based modular approach to help children, adolescents, adults and families in the immediate aftermath of disaster or terrorism. PPPS also applies the approach for victims of trauma brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.Contact Us
PPPS provides psychological and social support to workers in order to give them the skills to cope with the pressure that comes with work. Workers with this kind of support are happier and more productive and enthusiastic to work for their organizationContact Us
Many working parents leave their infant children under the care and supervision of daycare centers or maids during daytime so that they are able to be present at their jobs. It is important for these caregivers to have the right set of mental health skills in child upbringing and mentalContact Us
Equipping these groups of people to deliver psychological interventions is a sure way to address the current gaps in service provision in the managing conditions like depression, stress, anxiety and stress since they have a lot of interaction with various individuals and groups.Contact Us
Background monitoring and evaluation of mental health and psychological support programs is critical to facilitating learning and providing accountability to stakeholders.Contact Us
PPPS seek to expand the existing body of knowledge in Mental Health. We conduct research and research consultancy with an aim at growing the pool of information on barriers to and how to improve mental health with in our local context. We conduct research on Adolescent mental health, suicidology among othersContact Us
The School Mental Health program has been fully operational at St. Joseph SSS Nagalama since 2018. PPPS has trained over 100 staff (Teaching and Non-Teaching) in the school and continues to do so every term to ensure that the teachers are up-to-date with the skills they need to support the students. PPPS also does follow up on the mental health of the entire student population of over 1000 students throughout the term. The students at the school are supported to deal with issues like drug and alcohol abuse, addiction, grief, among others. PPPS also extended mental health support to student that needed it during the COVID-19 lockdown.
The combination of training teachers in mental health and providing services to the students has caused a positive shift in individual academic performance and discipline of the students. We hope to roll out to all schools in the country soon.
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