Adam is a clinical psychologist and an Associate Professor at the New School for Social Research where he also serves as the director of the Trauma and Global Mental Health Lab. Adam and the members of his lab work closely with UN agencies, policymakers, and NGOs to build mental health capacity in contexts where there is little access to mental healthcare. Adam has also served as an advisor on mental health initiatives for the United Nations Secretariat, Amnesty International, and UNICEF and he is founding member of the Human Rights Resilience Project and a member of the Wellness Committee for The Zone. His work has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and has been supported through federal and private grants from organizations including the NIH, USAID, Mellon, and Fulbright.
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