Smiling Nepali man in front of brick wall

Suresh Chhetry, MPhil


Healing Together Nepal Country Director & Facilitator

Suresh Chhetry is the Country Manager and Lead Facilitator of mental health and trauma informed care workshops at Healing Together Nepal. A former English teacher at Bright Horizon Children’s Home and School (BHCHS) in Nepal, Suresh served as a mentor, facilitator, and coordinator of the Life Skills and Leadership Development program (powered by Healing Together) - a social and emotional literacy, peace-building, and healing circle for youth impacted by trauma.

As a survivor of childhood trauma from extreme poverty and sexual abuse, Suresh lives by the values of hard work, positivity, and compassion. His powerful story of healing and resilience is a profound example of how, through love and connection, we can heal both ourselves and others.

Suresh has an MA in English and MPhil from Tribhuvan University.  He is also the founder and President of Shiva Shakti Youth Club - an all-volunteer, Nepali-led NGO that supports children’s education, women’s empowerment, and youth empowerment projects in Western Nepal.

​Suresh loves traveling, reading books, watching movies, and helping others.  He dreams of being a writer so he can tell stories about the triumph of the human spirit.