Trauma and coping in Somali and Oromo refugee youth.


PURPOSE To describe war-related trauma history, immigration factors, problems, and coping of Somali and Oromo refugee youth. METHODS Analysis of a subset of participants (N = 338) aged 18-25 years from a population-based survey of Somali and Oromo refugees conducted in 2000-2002. Data included trauma history, life situation, and scales for physical… (More)


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@article{Halcn2004TraumaAC, title={Trauma and coping in Somali and Oromo refugee youth.}, author={Linda L. Halc{\'o}n and Cheryl Lee Robertson and Kay Savik and David R. Johnson and Marline A Spring and James N. Butcher and Joseph Westermeyer and James M Jaranson}, journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine}, year={2004}, volume={35 1}, pages={17-25} }