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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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School performance after experiencing trauma: a longitudinal study of school functioning in survivors of the Utøya shootings in 2011

European Journal of Psychotraumatology - Journal Article

The psychological impact on survivors of terrorism has been well documented. However, studies on adolescent survivors and the academic performance of high school students following a terrorist attack are lacking.|This study investigated academic performan...

Forfattere: I. F. Strøm, J. H. Schultz, T. Wentzel-Larsen, G. Dyb
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Relationships of Childhood Adverse Experiences With Mental Health and Quality of Life at Treatment Start for Adult Refugees Traumatized by Pre-Flight Experiences of War and Human Rights Violations

Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease - Journal Article

Adverse and potentially traumatic experiences (PTEs) in childhood were examined among 54 adult refugee patients with pre-flight PTEs of war and human rights violations (HRVs) and related to mental health and quality of life at treatment start. Extent of c...

Forfattere: M. Opaas, S. Varvin
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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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Long-term mental health in unaccompanied refugee minors: Pre- and post-flight predictors

European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - Journal Article

Unaccompanied refugee minors are a particularly vulnerable group. The aim of this study is to increase our knowledge about possible pathways to well-being and integration for unaccompanied refugee minors as they strive to establish new lives in a host cou...

Forfattere: T. K. Jensen, A. S. Skar, E. S. Andersson, M. S. Birkeland
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"It's very hard, but I'll manage." Educational aspirations and educational resilience among recently resettled young refugees in Norwegian upper secondary schools

International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being - Journal Article

Purpose: This article explores the question: what shapes young refugees’ often high educational aspirations? A sense of mastery and future hope are among the numerous factors that can positively predict school achievements. High aspirations may thus contr...

Forfattere: B. Lynnebakke, L. W. Pastoor
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Following the Utøya attack - who received early assistance?

Tidsskrift for Den Norske Laegeforening - Journal Article

Following the terror attack on Utøya on 22 July 2011, the Norwegian Directorate of Health recommended a proactive model of follow-up in the municipalities. According to this model, crisis teams were to rapidly contact the survivors, and all survivors were...

Forfattere: E. D. Wiström, L. E. Stene, G. Dyb
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Boken redegjør for betydningen av kultur og kontekst i psykologens arbeid, og stiller og besvarer spørsmål som: Hvilken betydning har kontekstuelle forhold for psykisk helse? Hvilke utfordringer møter vi i det krysskulturelle psykologarbeidet? Hvordan påv...

Forfattere: A. O. Berg, K. Holt, Marianne Opaas
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Early Pain and Other Somatic Symptoms Predict Posttraumatic Stress Reactions in Survivors of Terrorist Attacks: The Longitudinal Utøya Cohort Study

Journal of Traumatic Stress - Journal Article

Survivors of traumatic events commonly suffer from long-term pain and related somatic symptomatology. To test the predominant hypothesis that survivors' pain comprises sequela of persistent posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS), we assessed the sequential ...

Forfattere: S. Stensland, S. Thoresen, T. Jensen, T. Wentzel-Larsen, G. Dyb
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Chronic pain in multi-traumatized outpatients with a refugee background resettled in Norway: a cross-sectional study

BMC Psychology - Journal Article

Traumatized refugees often report significant levels of chronic pain in addition to posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms, and more information is needed to understand pain in refugees exposed to traumatic events. This study aimed to assess the frequency...

Forfattere: D. S. Teodorescu, T. Heir, J. Siqveland, E. Hauff, T. Wentzel-Larsen, L. Lien
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