Wondwossen Teshome

Chairman

Biography

Mr. Wondwossen Teshome Mekuria is serving as SCV Executive Board Chairman since 2019. Prior to that, he also served as a member of the General Assembly. He earned his Masters of Arts Degree in Counseling Psychology from Addis Ababa University (AAU) and a BA Degree in Sociology & Social Administration from AAU. He has also got a BA Degree in Global Studies and International Relations (New Generation University). Wondwossen has a number of professional certificates in areas of counseling and wellness from local and International Institutions, including American Psychological Association (APA), Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute (CTRI) in Canada, Workplace Options (WPOs), and worldwide Employee Assistance service provider.

Wondwossen is General Manager of Alta Research, Training and Counseling plc (Alta Counseling). He worked under a capacity of Communications and Marketing Manager at Send a Cow Ethiopia (Ripple Effect Ethiopia). He also served as Administrative and Academic Dean of a Private Medical College in Addis Ababa. Most of his time is spent on provision of training and counseling services to different categories of people in his office in Addis Ababa.

Wondwossen has served on a number of boards including Board Chairman of Give Hope Ethiopia, a local NGO that works with children. Wondwossen authored a book on practical Parenting in Amharic, “የልጆች ባህርያትና የአስተዳደግ ጥበብ-400 pages “, means, “Behaviors of Children and the art of upbringing”. His thesis was published in Germany entitled, “Depression Problems and Coping Mechanisms: The case of Ethiopian birth parents who relinquished their children for inter-country adoption. He is a certified wellness facilitator, independent contractor for Operation Underground Railroad (OUR), MBS success ambassador – interweave solution and Affiliate to Global Employee Assistance Service Providers.

 

Contact Info

Phone Number: +251-911-404777

Email address: wondwossenteshome@yahoo.com