Sajedeh Zahraei

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PhD, MSW
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Dr. Sajedeh Zahraei is Senior Manager of Professional Development and Training at the OCASI – Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants. She completed her MSW and PhD at the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto. Her research interests include social determinants of immigrant and refugee mental health, women, war, structural violence and trauma.

Sajedeh has 20 years of experience in the mental health field with a particular focus on equity, inclusion, community development, community-based research, partnerships, and collaborations addressing the needs of racialized communities with mental health and addictions issues.