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Archived Webinar: To Speak or Not to Speak about Past Trauma: Shifting the Focus to the Present Impacts of Current Events and Assimilation on Immigrant Children

Author(s): Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services (BRYCS)
Date: September 10, 2018
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare, Child and Youth Wellbeing, Grief and Healing
This webinar covers how to assess and respond to a child’s current difficulties arising from assimilation and tragic events in news reports. The webinar also includes how to recognize stress induced reactions in children and what to recommend to both children and their parents to support adjustment and healing.

Blog Post: Laughter and Trauma

Author(s): Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services (BRYCS)
Date: July 1, 2017
Topic(s): Case Management, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Grief and Healing
This blog post was written by Bridging Refugee Youth and Children’s Services (BRYCS) and is included as an archived post on the Switchboard blog. For ten years, I served refugees at administrative and policy levels. I missed working with clients, but I feared vicarious traumatization (being negatively impacted from the heavy weight of experiencing traumatic …

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Guide: Grief and Healing Information Guide

Author(s): NPCT
Date: February 1, 2017
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Grief and Healing
This guides connects the grieving process to the healing process, resiliency, and the honoring of people and places which have passed. This can be done through utilizing innovative practices that facilitate healing, engaging traditional modes of grieving, and developing a strong community support system.

Archived Webinar: How Communities Can Respond to Grief

Author(s): NPCT
Date: February 1, 2017
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Grief and Healing
The first session of this two-part webinar examined the grief process and discusses how communities can support those experiencing grief by applying skills offered in Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) trainings. The post-webinar Loss and Healing Case Study continued the discussion.

Video: Getting and Staying Well for Congolese Refugees

Author(s): Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)
Date: November 15, 2015
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare, Child and Youth Wellbeing, Domestic Violence, Grief and Healing, Healthcare, Sexual and Reproductive Health
This six part video series from the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) covers a variety of health topics specifically for Congolese refugees and it is narrated in Kiswahili. The series includes:  Introduction to Healthcare in the U.S. explains the role of healthcare providers, preventive care, and health insurance. Your Body Before, During and After Pregnancy …

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Video: Stories of Hope from Bhutanese Refugees: Moving from Distress to Wellness

Author(s): Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)
Date: March 31, 2015
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Grief and Healing
This eight part video series from the Office of Refugee Resettlement provides Nepali-speaking Bhutanese refugees living in the United States, those who are about to be resettled, new arrivals, and former refugees with testimonials about the resettlement experience, emotional wellness, and suicide prevention. The main video includes a general message of hope and encouragement for …

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Guide: Enhancing the Lives of Older Refugees

Author(s): Older Refugee Working Committee
Date: July 6, 2012
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare, Grief and Healing
This resource aimed at refugee care workers in Australia aims to provide guidance covering four key areas:the individual life experiences of older refugees, loss and grief, the aging process, and the impact of the refugee experience on older age.