Sitawa Wafula, Author at OC87 Recovery Diaries

Author: Sitawa Wafula

Sitawa Wafula is a Kenyan-based Mental Health Activist and Feminist who uses her personal journey as a rape survivor with a dual diagnosis of epilepsy and bipolar to provide people in Africa (and of African descent) with the necessary information and support to not only handle mental health conditions but also deal with everyday life. She won a Google Award in 2014, which helped her set up Kenya's first free mental health support line. Sitawa is a nationally-recognized speaker and she blogs at and tweets at @SitawaWafula.