Social capital and post-disaster mental health

@inproceedings{Wind2011SocialCA,
  title={Social capital and post-disaster mental health},
  author={Tim R. Wind and Maureen Fordham and Ivan H. Komproe},
  booktitle={Global health action},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Despite national and international policies to develop social capital in disaster-affected communities, empiric evidence on the association between social capital and disaster mental health is limited and ambiguous. OBJECTIVE The study explores the relationship between social capital and disaster mental health outcomes (PTSD, anxiety, and depression) in combination with individual factors (appraisal, coping behavior, and social support). DESIGN This is a community-based cross… CONTINUE READING