Dr. Aala El-Khani researches and develops innovative ways to reach families that have experienced conflict and displacement with parenting support and training. Her work has significantly contributed to an agenda of producing materials for families affected by conflict, displacement and residing in low resource contexts.
January 11, 2023
Parenting can be challenging at the best of times, let alone parenting children through war or refugee contexts. Global conflicts entail many changes for children and their families, with the potential for acute and longer-term impact on well-being and mental health. What can we do to help? Effective parenting can act as a protective shield against the difficulties that children face in challenging times.