Monnica T. Williams
University of Ottawa
Mental healthPsychologyRefugeePopulationCoping (psychology)
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#1Victoria A. Schlaudt (UM: University of Miami)
#2Rahel Bosson (University of Louisville)H-Index: 3
Last. Julio A. Ramirez (University of Louisville)H-Index: 46
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Refugees who settle in Western countries exhibit a high rate of mental health issues, which are often related to experiences throughout the pre-displacement, displacement, and post-displacement processes. Early detection of mental health symptoms could increase positive outcomes in this vulnerable population. The rates and predictors of positive screenings for mental health symptoms were examined among a large sample of refugees, individuals with special immigrant visas, and parolees/entrants (N...
#1Farzana T. Saleem (UCLA: University of California, Los Angeles)H-Index: 1
#2Riana Elyse Anderson (UM: University of Michigan)H-Index: 8
Last. Monnica T. Williams (U of O: University of Ottawa)H-Index: 1
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Trauma is prevalent among children and adolescents, with youth of color generally reporting greater exposure compared to White youth. One factor that may account for this difference is racial stress, which can manifest into trauma symptoms. Although racial stress and trauma (RST) significantly impacts youth of color, most of the research to date has focused on adult populations. In addition, little attention has been given to the impact of the ecological context in how youth encounter and cope w...
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In an ongoing debate, Scott Lilienfeld (2019) continues to question the merits and meaning of microaggressions research. Key issues include how to define microaggressions, whether microaggressions ...