Your reliable source of information dealing with mental health in war and conflict areas.

Search through our database of references to
 publications
and
 organisations.

The contemporary refugee crisis: an overview of mental health challenges

D. Silove et al.

This paper considers contemporary issues in the refugee mental health field, including developments in research, conceptual models, social and psychological interventions, and policy. Prevalence data yielded by cross sectional epidemiological studies do not allow a clear distinction to be made between situational forms of distress and frank mental disorder, a shortcoming that may be addressed by longitudinal studies (WPA).

Updated December 12, 2017.

Close Menu