ASA Talk

We are proud to host our guest speaker Dr. Siautu Alefaio.

Experienced Educational Psychologist Dr. Siautu Alefaio grew up in Otara and Papakura South Auckland to Samoan parents who established the PIC church in Papakura. Her parent's villages in Samoa are Matautu-Tai, Sasina, Manunu ma Fagamalo. She is married to Wesley Tugia and their life mission is to care for their families and support Pacific communities using their gifts to serve. Siautu is the first woman of Samoan descent to become an Educational psychologist and will share her journey of working across different areas of psychology in education, health, social services, community, family violence, forensic rehabilitation and disaster humanitarian response in Aotearoa/New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific.