Institute for Global Health


Promoting Trauma Resilient Communities in Tocancipa, Colombia

Project Summary 

Alongside internally displaced persons in Colombia, this project uses Participatory Action Research to explore and re-envision mental health recovery as a socio-political process in the post-conflict landscape of Colombia.

Findings will establish a model for the promotion of trauma resilient communities via the development of mental health competencies.

Links to other research

Other research from the UCL Centre for Global Non-Communicable Diseases

Other research from IGH on Mental Health and WellbeingParticipatory Action Research, Migration and Vulnerable Populations & Disability

Other research from IGH in Colombia