Slum Health

Trauma-informed prevention in Informal Settlements.

 
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New Orleans, Louisiana

 
 

As global urbanization continues to amplify, slums persist and grow in the world’s diverse cities.

This work primarily focuses on mental health in slum/informal settlement environments but also includes my original work in environmental epidemiology.

I am working in collaboration with universities, global health institutions and civil society actors to address mental health issues in slums. Increasingly, this work also supports spiritual and spiritual care interventions.