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Wietse Tol, PhD

Wietse Tol, PhD

Program Director – Peter C. Alderman Program for Global Mental Health

Wietse A. Tol is the Program Director of the Peter C. Alderman Program for Global Mental Health at HealthRight International, and is Associate Professor in Global Mental Health at the Department of Mental Health of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He holds an MA in Clinical and Health Psychology and a Ph.D. in Public Mental Health. Dr Tol’s research and practice focus on mental health and psychosocial support interventions for adversity-affected populations in low- and middle-income countries. In particular, his work centers on (integrated) interventions that address mental health and the social determinants of mental health. He regularly consults with UN agencies and (international) non-governmental organizations in the areas of mental health and psychosocial support needs assessment, monitoring, and evaluation.

wietse.tol@healthright.org