Psychosocial Handbook for Social Workers

in charge of receiving unaccompanied foreign minors


Authors:  Dr. Giancarlo Rigon drafting with Dr. Liliana Pizzi Alessandra Ballerini Dr. Zouhaira Ben Abedlkader Publisher:  Terre des hommes Italy Publication type:  Toolkit / Handbook / Manual

The handbook addresses the challenge of caring for the psychosocial needs of unaccompanied minors that have post-traumatic stress symptoms. It defines cure, reception standard and focus. The guide aims to highlight the complexity of the needs of unaccompanied migrant minors and propose useful contributions to the implementation of measures that go in the direction of offering psychosocial support to these children.It also strives to create a common effort of different service-providers for the reception, support and cure of children and adolescents coming through traumatic experiences on their paths to refuge. 

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