Leaving no children or families outside: the challenges of immigration.

  title={Leaving no children or families outside: the challenges of immigration.},
  author={Andr{\'e}s J. Pumariega and Eugenio Quiroz Rothe},
  journal={The American journal of orthopsychiatry},
  volume={80 4},
This study addresses potentially stressful events that accompany the process of immigration for children and their families. Acculturation stress, combined with service disparities, may contribute to a higher risk for psychopathology among immigrant children and youth, as compared to their parents. Culturally informed, evidence-based treatment and preventive interventions that meet the mental health and cultural needs of immigrant children and families have the potential to minimize this higher… CONTINUE READING

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