Behavior problems and traumatic events of unaccompanied refugee minors.

  title={Behavior problems and traumatic events of unaccompanied refugee minors.},
  author={Andre Sourander},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  volume={22 7},
OBJECTIVE The present study examined the traumatic events and behavior symptoms of 46 unaccompanied refugee minors waiting for placement in an asylum center in Finland. METHOD Using all the clinical information available information about the refugee children's experiences before and during their flight and after their arrival in Finland was gathered. Children were evaluated with the Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL). RESULTS The refugee children had experienced a number of losses… CONTINUE READING


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