Relieving traumatic stress
Synonyms: Treating traumatic stress
Supporting people with post-traumatic stress disorder
Claim: Mental health and psycho-social services are a key area of need for asylum-seekers, who arrive traumatized by what they have experienced at home, by the process of getting to the country of refuge and finally, by the hostile and unbelieving attitude of the representatives of the host country. There are many cases of deliberate self-injury and suicide.
Type Classification: G: Very Specific strategies