Supporting the Mental Health of Migrant Children, Youth, and Families, An Issue of ChildAnd Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 1st Edition

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Edited by Meg Cary, MD, Joshua Feder, MD and Alison Ward, MD
In this issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics, guest editors Drs. Meg Cary, Joshua Feder, and Alison Ward bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Behavioral Health Needs of Migrant Youth. Top experts in the field discuss the mo ...view more
In this issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics, guest editors Drs. Meg Cary, Joshua Feder, and Alison Ward bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Behavioral Health Needs of Migrant Youth. Top experts in the field discuss the most recent information on policy, practices, and systems of care approaches regarding serving the mental health needs of immigrant and refugee children, youth, and their families. This issue highlights trauma-informed practices, cultural considerations, and systems of care.
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9780443130311
Publication Date :
27-02-2024
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In this issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics, guest editors Drs. Meg Cary, Joshua Feder, and Alison Ward bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Behavioral Health Needs of Migrant Youth. Top experts in the field discuss the most recent information on policy, practices, and systems of care approaches regarding serving the mental health needs of immigrant and refugee children, youth, and their families. This issue highlights trauma-informed practices, cultural considerations, and systems of care.

Key Features
  • Contains 14 relevant, practice-oriented topics including advocacy and policy; trauma-informed best practices and resiliency; ensuring early intervention and sustained recovery for migrant youth through a systems of care approach; social determinants, challenges, resilience, strength, and protective qualities; two bonus editorials; and more.
  • Provides in-depth clinical reviews on behavioral health needs of migrant youth, offering actionable insights for clinical practice.
  • Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.

Author Information
Edited by Meg Cary, MD, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Oregon Department of Human Services, Oregon Health Authority; Joshua Feder, MD, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Alison Ward, MD, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Team Lead – Mental and Behavioral Health Services , Division of Health for Unaccompanied Children(DHUC), Unaccompanied Children Programs, Office of Refugee Resettlement, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services