Visiting Scholars

Professor Majid Khan Impact of COVID-19 in youth across the socioeconomic ladder. World Universities Network

Associate Professor Dr Zebun Khan Sexual Harassment of student in STEM and help-seeking behavior (Aligarh University, India & UMass Amherst).



Alexandra Orsino (Special Education) Children with Disabilities, ACES, Policy and Research, UMass Amherst.

Amrita Adak Reflecting on Translating Experiences in the Healthcare System as a Serbian Refugee, UMass Amherst.

Madelyn Olivier Trauma-informed online learning (World Librarians, UMass Amherst.

Rachel Burns Trauma-informed Wilderness Therapy, UMass Amherst.

Carol Cohen (PhD) Efficacy of trauma-informed interventions in High Schools, UMass Amherst.

Gerald Fonville Efficacy of the Teaching Recovery Techniques program with black men in America, UMass Amherst.

Mekhribon Abdullaeva (PhD) Parental Engagement: Perspectives of Uzbek Immigrant Parents, UMass, Amherst.

Olga Correa Understanding the Effectiveness of Participation in a Summer Drop-In Teen Program, UMass, Amherst.

Carol Cohen Efficacy of trauma-informed interventions in High Schools, Independent Study, UMass, Amherst.

Joseph Lumbasi – Internet as a Space and Place by self-defined ritual abuse survivors: A Hermeneutic Approach, University of Dundee.

Aref Alsehaimi – Physical Abuse of Children in Saudi Arabia, University of Dundee.

Lawrie Matthew – Survivors Perspectives on Confidentiality, University of Dundee.

Kafi Al Shammari – Student Nurse Perceptions of Spousal Abuse in Saudi Arabia, University of Dundee.

Dinah Mackins – Art & Child War Trauma – selected by the University of Dundee to apply for the Carnegie PhD Scholaships (in application) involving Dr Arthur Watson, School of Humanities, Dr Elanine Shemilt, Duncan of Jordanston and Dr Ian Barron, School of Education and Social Work.

Faisal Rashid – Child Sexual Abuse by Clerics (Pakistan).


Masters in Humanitarian Action

Emilia Munteanu, Workers needs and experiences of coping in refugee camps, University of Malta.

Eliza Fenech, Place of Religion in Refugee Coping, International relations, University of Malta.


Masters in Education

Lis Hill, Literature Review: Depression in Children in Domestic Violence Refuges, University of Dundee.


Undergraduate Psychology

Madison Palmer  Trauma and Healing – Indigenous populations, UMass Amherst.

 Amira Oudeh & Tahmina Nizam. Impact of Summer Camps on Child Trauma, University of Dundee.



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