Guidance – Mental Health Promotion and Mental Health Care in Refugees and Migrants: Technical Guidance

Mental Health Promotion and Mental Health Care in Refugees and Migrants: Technical Guidance

Source:World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe

Date Published: 12/18/2018

Format: PDF

Annotation: This 40-page document, part of a technical guidance series produced with the European Commission on the health of refugees and migrants, reviews the prevalence of some disorders such as post-traumatic stress disorder and depressive and anxiety disorders in the context of migration. Based on the best available evidence regarding risk factors and areas for intervention, it identifies eight priority action areas for consideration by policymakers regarding the mental health of refugees and migrants. 

URL:http://www.euro.who.int/en/health-topics/health-determinants/migration-and-health/publications/2018/mental-health-promotion-and-mental-health-care-in-refugees-and-migrants-2018

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