Mandy Davis, PhD, LCSW

Dr. Davis is an Associate Professor of Practice at Portland State University’s School of Social Work and a licensed clinical social worker. She is the Director of Trauma-Informed Oregon, a program primarily funded by the Oregon Health Authority, to advance trauma-informed care throughout organizations and systems through training, consultation, and implementation resources.


Dr. Davis teaches and lectures on implementing trauma-informed care and trauma-specific services. Her current interests include measuring change when organizations and systems implement the principles of trauma-informed care, the impact of toxic stress on the workforce, intersectionality between equity work, and the impact of systemic oppression.