Mar 30, 2020  
2013-2014 Academic Catalog 
    
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PSYC 412-512/5112 - Psychosocial Issues in Forced Migration (3 cr.)



Prerequisites
Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor.

Description
Explores the psychosocial dimensions of forced migration including ethno-cultural concepts of well-being, sources of stress and coping, the impact of forced migration on child development, psychosocial consequences of torture and sexual victimization, and the interaction of trauma and bereavement. Culturally appropriate mental health assessment, community-based intervention programs, methods of program evaluation, and ethical issues in working with refugee populations will be discussed. This course is required of all students seeking the diploma in Forced Migration and Refugee Studies.

Cross-listed
Same as  .
When Offered
Offered occasionally.



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