Children and families seeking asylum in Northern Norway : living conditions and mental health

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Lauritzen, Camilla; Sivertsen, Hilde Buvik;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1111/j.1468-2435.2012.00774.x
  • Subject: VDP::Samfunnsvitenskap: 200::Psykologi: 260::Sosial- og arbeidspsykologi: 263 | VDP::Social science: 200::Psychology: 260::Social and occupational psychology: 263 | VDP::Medical disciplines: 700::Health sciences: 800 | VDP::Medisinske Fag: 700::Helsefag: 800

The mental health of children seeking asylum and their families is a somewhat neglected area of research. Research on refugee children and children living with adversities suggests that environmental factors are crucial in preventing mental health problems. This study a... View more
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