Profiling the trauma related symptoms of Bosnian refugees who have not sought mental health services.

@article{Weine2000ProfilingTT,
  title={Profiling the trauma related symptoms of Bosnian refugees who have not sought mental health services.},
  author={Stevan Merrill Weine and Luca Razzano and Nenad Brki{\'c} and Alma Ramic and Kay Miller and Amer Smajkic and Z Bijedic and Esad Boskailo and Robert Mermelstein and I. Pavkovic},
  journal={The Journal of nervous and mental disease},
  year={2000},
  volume={188 7},
  pages={416-21}
}
The objective of this study was to profile trauma related psychiatric symptoms in a group of refugees not seeking mental health services and to consider the services implications. The study involved research assessments of two groups of Bosnian refugees: those who have not presented for mental health services and those who have. A total of 28 of 41 nonpresenters (70%) met symptom criteria for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) diagnosis. All service presenters (N = 29) met symptom criteria… CONTINUE READING