Review of Child and Adolescent Refugee Mental Health

2003National Child Traumatic Stress Network and Refugee Trauma Task Force

This white paper extends the work done in previous reviews by discussing the most recent empirical studies of pathology and services among refugees and by describing unique populations of child and adolescent refugees. These data, as well as treatments, are organized by phase of the refugee experience and contextualized in cultural and developmental frameworks.

Key wordschild soldiers / children / organised violence / refugee health / refugees / sexual violence / stress / violence