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What we know and don't know about mental health problems among immigrants in Norway

Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health - Journal Article

Mental health problems have been regarded as one of the main public health challenges of immigrants in several countries. Understanding and generating research-based knowledge on immigrant health problems is highly relevant for planning preventive interve...

Forfattere: D. S. Abebe, L. Lien, K. H. Hjelde
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Violence Exposure and Mental Health Among Resettled Refugees: A Systematic Review

Trauma, Violence, & Abuse - Journal Article

Refugee populations are often characterized by their high exposure to violence, which are tied to various challenges upon resettlement. This systematic review synthesizes the empirical literature related to violence exposure for refugees resettled in high...

Forfattere: A. A. J. Scoglio, C. Salhi
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Understanding the migration experience of unaccompanied youth: A review of the literature

American Journal of Orthopsychiatry - Journal Article

Migration of unaccompanied immigrant and refugee youth has increased around the world in the last decade, peaking in 2014 in the United States and in 2015 in Europe. Youth are pushed to migrate without parents or guardians to escape war, persecution, gang...

Forfattere: M. F. Garcia, D. Birman
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Traumatized refugees: Identifying needs and facing challenges for mental health care

European Journal of Psychotraumatology - Journal Article
Forfattere: C. Knaevelsrud, N. Stammel, M. Olff
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Understanding the mechanisms of transgenerational mental health impacts in refugees

Lancet Public Health - Journal Article

The trauma experienced by refugees has transgenerational mental health impacts.1,2 A study by Richard Bryant and colleagues3 in The Lancet Public Health provides evidence about the specific mechanisms by which these impacts might occur. Bryant and collea...

Forfattere: G. Sara, P. Brann
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Undersøkelse etter drukningstragedien i Tromsø: Hva kan vi lære om integrering og flyktninghelse?

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2. desember 2019 døde en kvinne og to av døtrene hennes av drukning i Tromsø. Den tredje datteren ble alvorlig skadet. Kvinnen var fra Sør-Sudan og hadde fått opphold i Norge med familiegjenforening. Hun hadde bodd i Norge i litt over to år. Hendelsen vak...

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Unaccompanied refugee minors and resettlement: Turning points towards integration

European Journal of Social Psycholgy - Journal Article

Resettling into a new country may pose many challenges for unaccompanied refugee minors (URMs). In this study we seek to get a better understanding of these challenges through analysing interviews with 48 URMs five years after their arrival in Norway, usi...

Forfattere: Elin Sofia Andersson, Ane-Marthe Solheim Skar, Tine Kristin Jensen
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The use of community-based interventions in reducing morbidity from the psychological impact of conflict-related trauma among refugee populations: A systematic review of the literature

Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health - Journal Article

With large numbers of refugee arrivals and numerous barriers to accessing services it is especially important that resources are efficiently and effectively directed to address the health needs of refugees. Ten databases were utilised to conduct the revie...

Forfattere: M. E. Williams, S. C. Thompson
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The resilience paradox

European Journal of Psychotraumatology - Journal Article

Decades of research have consistently shown that the most common outcome following potential trauma is a stable trajectory of healthy functioning, or resilience. However, attempts to predict resilience reveal a paradox: the correlates of resilient outcome...

Forfattere: G. A. Bonanno
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The mental health of children affected by armed conflict: Protective processes and pathways to resilience

International Review of Psychiatry - Journal Article

This paper examines the concept of resilience in the context of children affected by armed conflict. Resilience has been frequently viewed as a unique quality of certain 'invulnerable' children. In contrast, this paper argues that a number of protective p...

Forfattere: T. S. Betancourt, K. T. Khan
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The psychosocial needs of refugee children and youth and best practices for filling these needs: A systematic review

Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry - Journal Article

Conflict across the globe has displaced over 16.1 million refugees, with approximately half under the age of 18. Despite the number of young refugees, there is a dearth of research reporting on the needs of refugee children and youth. The purpose of this ...

Forfattere: C. Nakeyar, V. Esses, G. J. Reid
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The prevalence of mental illness in refugees and asylum seekers: A systematic review and meta-analysis

PLoS Medicne - Journal Article

Globally, the number of refugees and asylum seekers has reached record highs. Past research in refugee mental health has reported wide variation in mental illness prevalence data, partially attributable to methodological limitations. This systematic revie...

Forfattere: R. Blackmore, J. A. Boyle, M. Fazel, S. Ranasinha, K. M. Gray, G. Fitzgerald, M. Misso, M. Gibson-Helm
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The ins and outs of posttraumatic growth in children and adolescents: A systematic review of factors that matter

Journal of Traumatic Stress - Journal Article

Posttraumatic growth (PTG) refers to a positive psychological change that occurs following a seismic and highly challenging life circumstance. An individual who experiences PTG reports posttrauma development that surpasses their baseline level of pretraum...

Forfattere: C. Ferris, K. O'Brien
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The effect of post-traumatic stress disorder on refugees' parenting and their children's mental health: A cohort study

Lancet Public Health - Journal Article

Children and adolescents, who account for most of the world's refugees, have an increased prevalence of psychological disorders. The mental health of refugee children is often associated with the severity of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in their ...

Forfattere: R. A. Bryant, B. Edwards, M. Creamer, M. O'Donnell, D. Forbes, K. L. Felmingham, D. Silove, Z. Steel, A. Nickerson, A. C. McFarlane, M. Van Hooff, D. Hadzi-Pavlovic
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The influence of social support on posttraumatic stress symptoms among children and adolescents: a scoping review and meta-analysis

European Journal of Psychotraumatology - Journal Article

Several risk and protective factors play a role in the development of posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) in children and youth. The evidence for social support (SS) as a protective factor is rising; however, a review of the evidence is lacking.|This sco...

Forfattere: T. Xiong, A. Milios, P. J. McGrath, E. Kaltenbach
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The Effects of Family Financial Stress and Primary Caregivers' Levels of Acculturation on Children's Emotional and Behavioral Problems among Humanitarian Refugees in Australia

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Journal Article

The present study evaluated the application of the basic and extended (incorporated primary caregivers’ levels of acculturation) Family Stress Model (FSM) to understand the effect of family financial stress and primary caregivers’ levels of acculturation ...

Forfattere: L. Yu, A. M. N. Renzaho, L. Shi, L. Ling, W. Chen
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The effectiveness of psychosocial interventions in war-traumatized refugee and internally displaced minors: Systematic review and meta-analysis

European Journal of Psychotraumatology - Journal Article

Background: The United Nations reported that in 2016 over 65 million people worldwide have forcibly left home. Over 50% are children and adolescents; a substantial number has been traumatized and displaced by war. Objective: To provide an overview of the...

Forfattere: A. Nocon, R. Eberle-Sejari, J. Unterhitzenberger, R. Rosner
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Talking to Children about War

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Offers information for caregivers on how to talk to children about war. This fact sheet includes the potential impact and considerations when talking to children about war, how to start the conversation, understanding media coverage, and how to foster res...

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Systematic Review and Meta-analysis: The Prevalence of Mental Illness in Child and Adolescent Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - Journal Article

Over half of the world's refugee population are under the age of 18 years. This systematic review aims to summarize the current body of evidence for the prevalence of mental illness in child and adolescent refugee populations.|Eight electronic databases, ...

Forfattere: R. Blackmore, K. M. Gray, J. A. Boyle, M. Fazel, S. Ranasinha, G. Fitzgerald, M. Misso, M. Gibson-Helm
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Suicide among refugees: The silent story

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Suicide by itself is a global public health problem. Each year, approximately 800,000 individuals die by suicide and it is estimated that for each adult who died of suicide there may have been more than 20 others attempting suicide and another 50-120 mill...

Forfattere: Dinesha Bhugra, L. Vijayakumar, S. John, A. T Jotheeswaran
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