Senior Program Advisor-Mental Health and Psychosocial Support
Alison leads World Vision International’s work in mental health and psychosocial support for those recovering from natural disaster or conflict. This includes supporting various projects in West Bank and Gaza, Jordan, Northern Sri Lanka, Uganda and Kenya. Based in Melbourne, Australia, Alison also works on developing inter-agency partnerships and international mental health projects which will continue to see the research and development of international guidelines and procedures for supporting mental health and psychosocial support initiatives in emergencies and post-crisis recovery programs. Alison is also responsible for supporting, mentoring and training others to build their capacity to design and manage projects in this area.