Wietse Tol, PhD

Wietse Tol, Phd is interested in the development, evaluation, and implementation of multi-sectoral interventions that address the social determinants of mental health in populations facing adversity.

Email: wietse.tol@sund.ku.dk

Professional Expertise


Epidemiology, Health promotion/education, Public health, Psychology


Common mental health conditions, Conflict/post-conflict settings, Displaced population health, migration/refugee issues, Gender-based violence and intimate partner violence, Maternal and child health, Resilience, Stress and coping

Methodological Areas

Efficacy/effectiveness trials, Grant and proposal writing, Implementation science, Intervention development and testing, Measurement/psychometrics, Program evaluation, Qualitative methods, Quantitative methods, Research evaluation methods, Systematic review/metaanalyses

Strategies expertise

Community engagement, Dissemination and implementation, Intervention scale-up, Partnership development

Intervention Expertise

Mindfulness/meditation, Psychosocial skills, Evidence-based mental health practices, Other evidence-based mental health practices

Partnership Expertise

International NGOs, Schools and universities