Trauma

Many clinical and field reports from refugee camps and countries of asylum and resettlement have revealed the unimaginable violence, including torture and sexual abuse, that is inflicted on refugee children and infants. Before, during, and especially after the refugee exodus, children face many potential dangers; the anarchistic and chaotic environments in which refugee children survive include many opportunities for their political, military, and criminal exploitation by adults who hold power within these lawless environments. The psychiatrist must be aware of the type and nature of traumatic life experiences to which refugee children have been exposed within different cultural and geopolitical regions.

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