refugees

The politics of working with refugee survivors of torture

The plight of refugee people often results from structural inequalities and gross human rights violations, including genocide, ethnic cleansing, persecution, discrimination and torture, causing...

Working with asylum seekers in a clinical setting

To many mental health professionals, working with asylum seekers may appear to be a specialist area that requires particular expertise. However, our experience tells us that generic psychological skills...

Can community psychology meet the needs of refugees?

While there are many diverse approaches to mental health, services in England are predominantly organised around an individualised, professionally defined model of mental health. For ethnic...