Determinants of psychological distress among migrants from Ecuador and Romania in a Spanish city.

@article{GonzlezCastro2011DeterminantsOP,
  title={Determinants of psychological distress among migrants from Ecuador and Romania in a Spanish city.},
  author={Jos{\'e} Luis Gonz{\'a}lez-Castro and Silvia Ubillos},
  journal={The International journal of social psychiatry},
  year={2011},
  volume={57 1},
  pages={30-44}
}
BACKGROUND Migration may have consequences on the mental health of those who enter a new cultural environment. In Spain, migration has increased tenfold in 20 years. It is important to study how these migrants are interacting within this new context and which variables hinder their personal and social development. AIMS To analyze acculturation differences in Spain between first-generation immigrants from two different countries; to analyze the self-reported mental health of these participants… CONTINUE READING