Zainab Shafan-Azhar

Policy and Public Affairs Assistant, Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition

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Zainab is the Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition’s Policy and Public Affairs Assistant. She works alongside the Coalition Lead, Charlotte Rainer, to communicate with Parliament and influence policy related to children and young people’s mental health. They also run projects together, such as exploring the links between neurodiversity and mental health.

Zainab joined the Coalition, which is hosted by the Centre, after finishing her BSc in Psychology at UCL. She loves having the opportunity to amplify the voices of those unheard and being able to do so while working in such a warm and supportive environment. She also loves writing and has her own blog about life, mental health and spirituality which you can check out here.

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