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Toolkit: Promoting Refugee and Community Wellness

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT), Welcoming America
Date: May 1, 2018
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Mental Health and Wellness
This toolkit explores the connections between wellness and welcoming communities. Created in partnership by the National Partnership for Community Training and Welcoming America, the toolkit focuses on how those from diverse sectors – such as academics, employers, health providers, and neighbors – can create a vibrant ecosystem that supports refugee and community wellness.

Guide: Refugee Wellness Country Guide – Burma (Myanmar) Rohingya

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: October 1, 2017
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Country Guides
This guide explains the situation of the Rohingya population in Myanmar and offers tips for resettlement workers and mental health providers. The history of the Rohingya people in Burma (Myanmar) dates back to the 15th century. Despite this history in Burma, the Rohingya are not viewed as legal citizens or recognized as one of the …

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Guide: Refugee Wellness Country Guide – Iraq

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: September 1, 2017
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Country Guides
This guide offers information on the mental health considerations, healthcare, beliefs, customs, language and history of Iraq. Iraq encompasses most of the land that was once the ancient region of Mesopotamia, commonly referred to as the “cradle of civilization” due to its development of agriculture and the concept of the city-state.  Iraq’s rich cultural heritage …

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Guide: Resilience among Refugee Youth and Families

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: September 1, 2017
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education, Child and Youth Wellbeing
This guide reviews protective factors impacting the mental well-being of refugee youth and families, provides recommendations to school administrators and teachers working to support refugee students, and outlines core strategies and attitudes for mental health service providers working with refugee youth.

Guide: Clinical Approaches in Integrative Healthcare

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: September 1, 2017
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
This guide provides an overview of patient navigation, demonstrates how various community stakeholders can act as health and cultural Navigators, illustrate how resettlement agencies can facilitate integrated health care, and provide recommendations for implementing a Health Navigators program.

Archived Webinar: Clinical Approaches in Integrative Healthcare

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: July 13, 2017
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
The objectives of this webinar are:  Describe multi-disciplinary team approach to address complicated mental health concerns among refugees Connect common physical symptoms that may be associated with a mental health concern and how to identify them Share therapeutic considerations for refugees seeking care at integrative healthcare settings

Archived Webinar: Resilience among Refugee Youth and Families

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: July 1, 2017
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare, Child and Youth Wellbeing
The first session of this two-part webinar explored the concept of resilience, including environmental influences on resilience and methods of building resilience among refugee youth and families. In Part II, presenters shared their experiences using trauma-systems therapy for refugees (TST-R) in their work with refugee youth at the Refugee Trauma and Resilience Center at Boston …

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Archived Webinar: Integrating Refugee Mental Healthcare – RHS-15 and Healthcare Providers

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: June 1, 2017
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness, Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare, Data Collection
The first session of this two-part webinar illustrated the benefits for refugees to have early mental health screenings and ongoing access to services within integrative healthcare models, shared how the scoring of the RHS-15 can help providers identify patient history, including torture, and described the process of creating strong collaborations among physical health and mental …

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Archived Webinar: Integrative Healthcare Settings – Exploring Approaches and Benefits for Refugees

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: May 1, 2017
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare
The first session of this two-part webinar sought to explore the barriers faced by refugees in accessing both primary healthcare and mental healthcare services and how best to remove these barriers through an integrative healthcare approach. The webinar further discussed team approaches to best coordinate services for refugees through a culturally competent and trauma-informed approach. …

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Guide: Refugee Wellness Country Guide – Syrian Arab Republic

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: March 1, 2017
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Country Guides
This guide offers information on the mental health considerations, healthcare, beliefs, customs, language and history of Syria. The Syrian Civil War, which began in 2011, has traumatized many Syrian citizens, caused immense damage to the public healthcare system, and forced millions to flee the country’s borders. Children fleeing the country and their mental health are …

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