M.B;B.S; FWACP(Psych); FMCPsych
A graduate of University of Ibadan, Nigeria. Trained in Behavioural Family Therapy (The Meriden Family Programme, Birmingham and Solihulll Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, United Kingdom). Felicia is a Professional of the highest standard, empathic approach with respect and unconditional positive regard for clients and families.
She is intrested in Psychotherapeutic interventions and Mental Health service delivery.
"There is always light at the end of the tunnel; keep hope alive."
A graduate from the University of Nigeria. Doctor Ikeako Pursued post graduate studies at Columbia University at Harlem Hospital center in the United States where she completed a residency program in general psychiatry. She went on to subspecialize in Addiction Psychiatry at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
"I like working with Synapse Services because here we have nice staff. My advice for patients is that there is hope".
A graduate of University of Benin and Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Uselu (Benin-City). Chukwuweta loves working with empathy.
He is interested in General adult psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry and Psychotherapeutic interventions.
"Synapse Services have a serene and friendly environment. The mental health team is here to support you, mental illness should not be a barrier to self actualization"
MBBS; MSc; FWACP; FMCPsych
A Graduate of University of Ibadan & Kings College London. Fisayo is an empathic, non-judgmental person with good communication skills, and who is interested with helping patients achieve their life goals. She is intrested in early intervention in psychosis, addiction & women's mental health.
"You may have a challenging illness but you can and should still live a great life."
MBBS; UKAAN (London)
Dr. Bukola Williams is a passionate mental health clinician with years of experience working with patients with mental illnesses and substance use disorders. A medical graduate of Bayero University, Kano, he went on to train in Attention Deficit Disorder at Kings College Hospital, London and is a UKAAN certified ADHD/ADD clinician. He also studied Leadership and Management in Health from the University of Washington, US. He currently leads the Synapse ADHD Services and is the Head of Clinical Services at the Synapse Mustard Centre, Abuja.
Dr. Bukola is trained and certified in the use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) in the treatment of psychiatric disorders. He has trained other mental health professionals including psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, psychiatric nurses among others on the rTMS and has conducted trainings on rTMS at the Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital Yaba among others.
He describes his passion for mental health and involvement in Synapse thus; “I love the impact and difference being made in the lives of people suffering from mental illnesses and substance use disorders. You have what it takes to become the person in your dreams. We are here to support you”
A graduate of University of Ibadan, Nigeria. Had her residency training at the Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Yaba. Trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy). Nwife is compassionate and loves to work in team based settings. She is interested in psychotherapeutic interventions, general adult psychiatry and psych rehabilitation.
"Healing does not mean the damage never existed. It means the damage no longer controls your life"
A graduate of University of Nigeria Nsukka. Obumneme works with empathy, confidentiality and professionalism. One without any form of judgmental approach. He is intrested in neuropsychiatry, forensic psychiatry and substance abuse.
"I like working for Synapse because in Synapse, service delivery is world class and top notch. Strive to remain clean and sober."
A graduate of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria & Stonebridge College United Kingdom.
Dayyabah was a Medical Officer, Family Medicine Department A.B.U. teaching Hospital, Zaria; and the Personal Physician to the wife of the former Vice-President, Federal Republic of Nigeria.
She is an ardent learner, who is able to still perform well under pressure, quick to grasp new ideas and concepts, while putting the patients/clients first.
A graduate of University of Ibadan, Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba, University College Hospital Ibadan and Neuropsychiatric Hospital Aro, Abeokuta. Chinelo gives the best psychological service and support. She is intrested in ADHD, Art Therapy, Depression, Rehabilitation for substance misuse/dependence, Psychotherapy for Clinical Illnesses.
"Synapse Services gives me the platform to help people with varying mental health problems. There is no challenge that is not surmountable. You have to keep trying."
A graduate of Covenant University and University of Lagos. Bisi is a clinician who always strives to be more understanding than feeling the need to be understood. She is intrested in Drug Addiction area of mental health.
"Synapse provides anyone with an aspiring career in mind a platform to learn, lead and develop. It offers a great opportunity and friendly environment for career growth and self-actualization. It works if you work it!"
A graduate of Covenant University, University of Lagos, University of Ibadan and Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital Yaba. Seun is an empathic, non-judgmental and unconditionally positive professional. He is intrested in Substance use prevention and treatment, Child & Adult Psychopathology such as Autism, ADHD.
"Synapse is a place of Creativity and growth. Focus on the high and positive aspects of life."
MSc and APA
A graduate of Covenant University and Middlesex University. Maria is professional while working with patients. She is intrested in the area of mental health, and have developed behavioral profile working with Synapse Services.
"I like working with Synapse Services because of the experience and the environment. My advice for patients is that it's doable if you believe."
A graduate of Kings' College London and Imperial College London, with Masters. Carla is a non-judgmental and empathetic mental health professional that will be right by your side all through your journey to recovery and self-actualization.
"Synapse Services is a highly dynamic and challenging work environment that constantly pushes one to always strive for higher standards in oneself. It does get better."
B.A. and MSc.
A graduate of Université des Sciences Appliquées et Managements, Porto Novo, Benin Republic and University of Salford, Manchester. Elizabeth is a professional who patiently pays full attention to all enquiries, questions and concerns from patients and families.
"At Synapse Services, we are successful because we operate a unique system with a unique team of foreign-trained hands and brains. There is a reason why God is giving you yet another chance; we want to help you find and build it."
A graduate of University of Maryland Baltimore County- Maryland USA. Danielle have genuine passion to help those in need with a non-judgemental and confidential ear. She is intrested in CBT, REBT and Motivational Interviewing.
"Due to the mission and desire of Synapse Services to make a huge impact and make changes on an individual and societal level. I want to be a part of the movement, to empower others. We are all human and no one is perfect, and that is okay!"