Biography

Moderator: Dr. Sarah Davidson

Relevance: Advisor, Strategist and Implementer of Psychosocial Programmes & Activities with more than 30 years’ experience, and a strong moderator and facilitator.

Linked in: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dr-sarah-davidson-2a930912/

Bio: Dr. Sarah Davidson has over 30 years of experience within the British Red Cross, including elected member of the Board of Trustees (2001 - 2007), Vice Chairman (2004-2007), Psychosocial Advisor (2008 - 2013) and currently the Head of Psychosocial. She is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist with over 25 years experience of working in the NHS, of these more than 15 years as a Clinical Psychologist specialising in work with children and families, and delivering consultation to various multi-disciplinary teams across the UK and Ireland. She is currently chairing the European Red Cross Red Crescent Psychosocial Network, bringing together multiple researchers and practitioners.

She has designed, developed and lead an innovative Masters programme in International Humanitarian Psychosocial Consultation delivered by distance learning. http://www.uel.ac.uk/postgraduate/programmes/psychosocial-consult-msc-dl.htm

Dr. Davidson’s specialties include Professional Advisor, Strategist and Implementer of Psychosocial Programmes & Activities;
Consultant Clinical Psychologist; Trainer, Researcher, Academic and Programme Leader; and as a Consultant in the non-profit sector.