The mental health, quality of life and life satisfaction of internally displaced persons living in Nakuru County, Kenya

@article{Getanda2015TheMH,
  title={The mental health, quality of life and life satisfaction of internally displaced persons living in Nakuru County, Kenya},
  author={E. Getanda and C. Papadopoulos and H. Evans},
  journal={BMC Public Health},
  year={2015},
  volume={15}
}
  • E. Getanda, C. Papadopoulos, H. Evans
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • BMC Public Health
  • BackgroundInternally displaced persons (IDPs) are among the most vulnerable people in the world today. Previous research highlights that conflict-induced forced displacement can cause problems with mental health and wellbeing. This study aimed to contribute to this body of knowledge by investigating the mental health, quality of life, and life satisfaction among IDPs living in Nakuru, Kenya.MethodsA questionnaire that included the General Health Questionnaire-12, Satisfaction with Life Scale… CONTINUE READING
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