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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 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?


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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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 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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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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The Cultural and Contextual Adaptation Process of an Intervention to Reduce Psychological Distress in Young Adolescents Living in Lebanon

Frontiers in Psychiatry - Journal Article

Armed conflict leads to increased risk of emotional distress among children and adolescents, and increased exposure to significant daily stressors such as poverty and community and family violence. Unfortunately, these increased risks usually occur in the...

Forfattere: F. L. Brown, M. Aoun, K. Taha, F. Steen, P. Hansen, M. Bird, K. S. Dawson, S. Watts, R. El Chammay, M. Sijbrandij, A. Malik, M. J. D. Jordans
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Systematic review of depression and suicidality in child and adolescent (CAP) refugees

Psychiatry Research - Journal Article

Child adversity and trauma has been shown to have incredible detrimental effects physically and mentally in the subsequent adult life. Importantly, refugee minors are especially vulnerable to trauma. Thus far there are numerous studies examining cohorts o...

Forfattere: S. S. Jin, T. M. Dolan, A. A. Cloutier, E. Bojdani, L. DeLisi
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Self-help plus for refugees and asylum seekers; study protocol for a series of individual participant data meta-analyses

European Journal of Psychotraumatology - Journal Article

Refugees and asylum seekers face various stressors due to displacement and are especially vulnerable to common mental disorders. To effectively manage psychological distress in this population, innovative interventions are required. The World Health Organ...

Forfattere: E. Karyotaki, M. Sijbrandij, M. Purgato, C. Acarturk, D. Lakin, D. Bailey, E. Peckham, E. Uygun, F. Tedeschi, J. Wancata, J. Augustinavicius, K. Carswell, M. Välimäki, M. van Ommeren, M. Koesters, M. Popa, M. R. Leku, M. Anttila, R. Churchill, R. White, S. Al-Hashimi, T. Lantta, T. Au, T. Klein, W. A. Tol, P. Cuijpers, C. Barbui
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Returning to school after a terror attack: A longitudinal study of school functioning and health in terror-exposed youth

European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - Journal Article

Terrorist attacks and mass shootings often involve youth. Knowledge is needed on how this may impact their health and functioning. This study investigates perceived academic performance and school wellbeing in 237 terror-exposed survivors of the Utøya you...

Forfattere: L. E. Stene, J. H. Schultz, G. Dyb
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Psychological morbidity among forcibly displaced children-a literature review

Irish Journal of Medical Science - Journal Article

In 2018, nearly 75 million people were displaced from their place of origin of which 20.4 million are considered as refugees. Children constitute over half of this population. A review of the currently available literature regarding the psychological impa...

Forfattere: C. R. Cayabyab, P. O'Reilly, A. M. Murphy, C. O'Gorman
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Recent approaches to provision of mental healthcare in refugee populations

Current Opinion in Psychiatry - Journal Article

The present review provides an overview of key issues and concepts on the provision of mental healthcare to refugees with mental health conditions.|Several barriers to mental healthcare for refugees have been described, and principles for good mental care...

Forfattere: M. Koesters, C. Barbui, M. Purgato
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Primary care management of non-English-speaking refugees who have experienced trauma: A clinical review

JAMA - Journal Article

Refugees are a vulnerable class of immigrants who have fled their countries, typically following war, violence, or natural disaster, and who have frequently experienced trauma. In primary care, engaging refugees to develop a positive therapeutic relations...

Forfattere: S. S. Crosby
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Psychological distress in refugee children: A systematic review

Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review - Journal Article

Nearly one-quarter of the refugees worldwide are children. There have been numerous studies reporting their levels of psychological distress. The aim of this paper is to review systematically and synthesize the epidemiological research concerning the ment...

Forfattere: I. Bronstein, P. Montgomery
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Problem management plus (PM+): Individual psychological help for adults impaired by distress in communities exposed to adversity


With this manual, the World Health Organization (WHO) is responding to requests from colleagues around the world who seek guidance on psychological interventions for people exposed to adversity. The manual describes a scalable psychological intervention c...

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Preventive interventions among children exposed to trauma of armed conflict: A literature review

Aggressive Behavior - Journal Article

Increasing research is available on the preconditions for child mental health and optimal development in traumatic conditions, whereas less is known how to translate the findings into effective interventions to help traumatized children. This literature r...

Forfattere: K. Peltonen, R. L. Punamäki
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Prevention of psychological distress and promotion of resilience amongst unaccompanied refugee minors in resettlement countries

Child: Care, Health and Development - Journal Article

As increasing numbers of unaccompanied refugee minors (URMs) are arriving in Europe, there is a need to investigate which factors promote psychological resilience and improve their mental health. This review aims to identify preventive post settlement inf...

Forfattere: R. Mitra, M. Hodes
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Practitioner review: Assessment and treatment of refugee children and adolescents who have experienced war-related trauma

Journal of Child Psychology & Psychiatry & Allied Disciplines - Journal Article

Increasingly clinicians are being asked to assess and treat young refugees, who have experienced traumatic events due to war and organised violence. However, evidence-based guidance remains scarce.|Published studies on the mental health difficulties of re...

Forfattere: K. A. Ehntholt, W. Yule
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Prevalence of mental disorders in young refugees and asylum seekers in European Countries: A systematic review

European Jurnal of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - Journal Article

The European Union member states received about 385,000 asylum applications from children and adolescents below 18 years in 2015, and 398,000 in 2016. The latest political crises and war have led to an upsurge in refugee movements into European countries,...

Forfattere: C. Kien, I. Sommer, A. Faustmann, L. Gibson, M. Schneider, E. Krczal, R. Jank, I. Klerings, M. Szelag, B. Kerschner, P. Brattström, G. Gartlehner
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Mental Health Screening Approaches for Resettling Refugees and Asylum Seekers: A Scoping Review

International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health - Journal Article

Refugees and asylum seekers often face delayed mental health diagnoses, treatment, and care. COVID-19 has exacerbated these issues. Delays in diagnosis and care can reduce the impact of resettlement services and may lead to poor long-term outcomes. This s...

Forfattere: O. Magwood, A. Kassam, D. Mavedatnia, O. Mendonca, A. Saad, H. Hasan, M. Madana, D. Ranger, Y. Tan, K. Pottie
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