Posttraumatic growth, depressive symptoms, posttraumatic stress symptoms, post-migration stressors and quality of life in multi-traumatized psychiatric outpatients with a refugee background in Norway

@inproceedings{Teodorescu2012PosttraumaticGD,
  title={Posttraumatic growth, depressive symptoms, posttraumatic stress symptoms, post-migration stressors and quality of life in multi-traumatized psychiatric outpatients with a refugee background in Norway},
  author={Dinu-Stefan Teodorescu and J Siqveland and Trond Heir and Edvard Hauff and Tore Wentzel-Larsen and Lars Lien},
  booktitle={Health and quality of life outcomes},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Psychiatric outpatients with a refugee background have often been exposed to a variety of potentially traumatizing events, with numerous negative consequences for their mental health and quality of life. However, some patients also report positive personal changes, posttraumatic growth, related to these potentially traumatic events. This study describes posttraumatic growth, posttraumatic stress symptoms, depressive symptoms, post-migration stressors, and their association with… CONTINUE READING
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