Felicity Brown, PhD

Senior Researcher for the Middle East Region, War Child Holland

Felicity Brown is a researcher and clinical psychologist witha background in developing and evaluating psychologicalinterventions for children, adults and families affected byarmed conflict, poverty, and other adversities. She iscurrently Senior Researcher for the Middle East Region inWar Child Holland’s R&D Department.

Email: felicity.brown@warchild.nl

Professional Expertise


Public health, Psychology


Addiction/substance abuse, Common mental health conditions, Conflict/post-conflict settings, Displaced population health, migration/refugee issues, Maternal and child health, Sexual and reproductive health, Stress and coping, Trauma

Methodological Areas

Community engagement and CBPR, Efficacy/effectiveness trials, Implementation science, Intervention development and testing, Measurement/psychometrics, Qualitative methods, Quantitative methods, Research evaluation methods, Systematic review/metaanalyses, Theory of change/logic models

Strategies expertise

Capacity building, Dissemination and implementation, Intervention scale-up, Supervision and coaching, Task shifting/sharing

Intervention Expertise

Behavioral activation, Cognitive behavioral therapy, Family interventions, Mindfulness/meditation, Parenting interventions, Problem solving therapy

Partnership Expertise

Community-based organizations/coalitions, Funding agencies, Government agencies, International NGOs, Schools and universities