Alejandra Angulo

Program Focal Point, HIAS

Alejandra is the coordinator of the MHPSS Program at HIAS Panama. She has three and a half years of experience in the humanitarian field and is a psychologist by profession with studies in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis on Integrative Psychotherapy.


Professional Expertise


Psychology, Social and behavioral sciences


Displaced population health, migration/refugee issues, Gender-based violence and intimate partner violence, Resilience, Stress and coping, Trauma

Methodological Areas

Measurement/psychometrics, mHealth/eHealth, Program evaluation

Strategies expertise

Advocacy, Community engagement, Capacity building, Supervision and coaching

Intervention Expertise

Mental health awareness/promotion, Family interventions, Psychosocial skills, Support groups, Cognitive behavioral therapy, Problem solving therapy, Interpersonal therapy

Partnership Expertise

Community-based organizations/coalitions, Government agencies, Health departments/health agencies, International NGOs, Schools and universities, Worksites