Oluyemisi Pitan is an academic staff of the Faculty of Education of the National Open University of Nigeria. She joined the services of the University in June 1st 2008.
Oluyemisi attended the then Ogun State College of Education between 1977-1980. She studied History/English.
Her National Youth Service Corp was in the same State in 1981.
She proceeded to the University of Ife, ile-ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) where she graduated with a B.A (ED) English in 1986.
Her masters programme was carried out in the department of Guidance and Counseling, of the University of Ibadan, Ibadan. The degree, M.ED Guidance and Counselling was obtained in 1988. She specialized in Counseling Psychology and Personnel Psychology.
Oluyemisi Olubunmi Pitan got her Doctor of Philosophy in Guidance and Counselling degree from the same University in 1998 with a specialization in Clinical Psychology.
In her profession, she has areas of competence. These are,
- Counseling Psychology.
- Personnel Psychology.
- Developmental Psychology.
- Clinical Psychology.
- Educational Psychology.
- Oral Literature.
Oluyemisi introduced Distance Learning to her community, Awa-ijebu in 2008 and as a Senior Lecturer, became the pioneer Director of National Open University Awa community Study Centre, in August 2008.
She is presently an Associate Professor and a Study Centre Director of Osogbo Study Centre. Oluyemisi has attended numerous National and international conferences, workshop and seminars.
She has over one hundred academic papers to her credit, both published in reputable National and International Journals and the Unpublished.
She is an author of professional books, prolific writer of story books for pupils, a reviewer of books and a poet.
Olubunmi is a motivational speaker, a dynamic mind and believes in progressive initiatives.
She is a member of several International and National Professional bodies, Associations and Groups, where she also holds offices.
Prominent are the American psychology Association, Counseling Asociation of Nigeria, Fellow of the British Council, Member of the British Dyslexia Association, Chairman National forum of Heads of Federal Establishment Osun State and several others
Oluyemisi has many awards bestowed on her by organizations and professional groups. Notable are the United Nations Ambassador of peace, Ambassador of Nigeria Media Association, Osun State Chapter, Hon. Consultant of the Affrican Refugees foundation of Nigeria and many others.
She is a Minister of God and a philanthropist. She sponsors indigent students and those with special needs.
She has an NGO for the Nigerian Dyslexics .
Oluyemisi is a lover of God and Humanity. Olubunmi Pitan is married and blessed with Adult and married children.
- PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT AND ASSESSMENT OF THE DEPRESSED FEMALE
- DYSLEXIA AS A LEARNING DIFFERENCE: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT
- A MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT AND EMPOWERMENT (EX-GRATIA)
- A PRE-MARITAL AND POST MARITAL COUNSELLOR.
- COUNSELLING CONSULTANT (EX-GRATIA)