Ms Emilie Berghmans

Researcher

Emilie

Emilie Berghmans started as research assistant at ICRH Belgium, working on the French-speaking chatline for victims after sexual violence,  a pilot project aimed at giving anonymous support and advice to these victims  and lowering the threshold for them to contact a sexual assault care centre.

Emilie holds a master’s degree in clinical psychology.  She completed an internship in Colombia, working with female victims of the Colombian conflict. After returning to Europe she was a volunteer at the refugee camp of Ragusa, in Sicily. Afterwards, she worked for a foster care organisation.

More information: emilie.berghmans@ugent.be