N. Penetrante, RGC
Personal Information and Background:
N. Penetrante is a Teacher and Mental Health Consultant, Life Coach, Family Science Practitioner, SPED Consultant and HR Specialist. She founded the 1st Mental Health NGO in the Province of Albay, the Children & Youth Wellness Technical and Advocacy Center (CYWTAC) and an HR Consultancy Service Company known as People4People Career Solutions based as well in Legazpi City, Albay.
She is the recipient of the 1st ESTEFANIA ALDABA LIM NATIONAL AWARD given by the Psychological Association of The Philippines and the recently accorded 2013 ASEAN International Community Advocate Award conferred by the ASEAN Regional Community Advocates in Jakarta, Indonesia. She is also an advocate of INCLUSIVE EDUCATION in the country. Dr. Neth was likewise included in the 50 Achievers and Outstanding Psychologists in the country published in the 50 years of the Psychological Association of the Philippines Anniversary book.
Dr. Neth travels around the country as a trainer to government offices, educational institutions and various non-government organizations with a focus on Special Education psychology, wellness and life skills. Her researches have been presented in both national and international conventions like the Psychological Association of the Phils (PAP), ASEAN Regional Union of Psychologists in Malaysia, African and European Professional Counselors in Nairobi, Kenya, the 3rd Biennial Conference of Social Psychologists in India and the International Institution for Research Convention in the US. She is a member of the Psychological Association of the Philippines, an international affiliate of the American Psychological Association, National Disaster Management Center of the United States. She is an accredited trauma specialist of the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress and an international affiliate of the International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect in the US.