Alison Strang replied to the topic Webinar 2: Holistic Refugee Integration Service – Lessons learned”: in the forum Refugee integration and settlement processes 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Thanks for a great webinar Joe and Elodie of the Scottish Refugee Council!
Here are some more questions that we didn’t have time to ask you during the live event – do you or anyone have comments or answers?
1. What are the main cultural challenges faced by the refugees on arrival?
2. What are the main trauma and psychosocial concerns that face…[Read more]
Alison Strang replied to the topic Webinar 1 Discussion forum on politics of mhpps in humanitarian settings in the forum Assessment, Monitoring, Evaluation and Research 4 weeks, 1 day ago
How can we get more practitioners to share their thoughts in published manner – how can we better link the academic to the practitioner?
What, if anything, can social science research in general, and specifically discourses of ‘therapeutic governance,’ contribute to the many practical challenges facing MHPSS programs in humanitarian settings?
In your paper, you make little mention of the use of psychotropic medicines in emergency health kits. Can MHPSS programs coexist with psychotropic drugs such as anti-depressants and anti-psychotics or are they competing approaches to responding to suffering?
Alison Strang is reading resource “ INGOs in the Mirror: Critical Reflections of Practitioners Implementing Psychosocial Support Programs – RESEARCH POLICY BRIEF” from group Child Protection in Emergencies (CPiE) 4 months, 1 week ago
Research Policy Brief which summarizes the key findings and their implications.
Abstract for accompanying qualitative study:
The purpose of this qualitative research is to learn from the professional wisdom of practitioners involved…
Alison Strang is reading resource “ 4W mapping in Dadaab” from group Kenya Refugee MHPSS 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Mapping of MHPSS resources in Dadaab
Alison Strang joined the group Philippines 2013 Typhoon Response 11 months, 3 weeks ago
Alison Strang joined the group Philippines Emergency country profile 2013 11 months, 3 weeks ago
Alison Strang uploaded the file: Refugee Integration. Capacity and Evaluation in Europe to Asylum Seekers and Refugees 1 year ago
The aim of this study was to review trends in the development of policy areas relevant to integration, to highlight already-used measurable integration indicators and the methods of evaluating integration, and to highlight factors that influence integration outcomes for refugees. Four project countries took part in the research: France, Sweden,…[Read more]
Alison Strang posted an update in the group Asylum Seekers and Refugees 1 year ago
Hi everyone! I’m delighted to see all this action in this group – there is so much material we could share here and so many discussions we could have. I look forward to learning lots!
Alison Strang joined the group Urban setting MHPSS 1 year ago
Alison Strang joined the group Refugee integration and settlement processes 1 year ago
Alison Strang joined the group Asylum Seekers and Refugees 1 year ago
Alison Strang wrote a new post, IASC Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings 1 year, 7 months ago
The IASC Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings enable humanitarian actors to plan, establish and co-ordinate a set of minimum multi-sectoral responses to protect and improve […]
Alison Strang and Elizabeth P. De Castro are now connected 1 year, 8 months ago
Alison Strang joined the group MHPSS RG Global Meeting 2012 2 years, 1 month ago
Alison Strang joined the group Policy and good practice guidelines 2 years, 2 months ago
Alison Strang and Jildau Boerma are now connected 2 years, 10 months ago
Alison Strang joined the group MHPSS RG Global Meeting 2011 2 years, 11 months ago
Alison Strang posted an update in the group Assessment, Monitoring, Evaluation and Research: 2 years, 12 months ago
Hi Everyone! I’m interested in simple tools to measure social connection. Does anyone know of/use any good ones? Thanks for your help. alison
Humanitarian Bulletin Philippines, Issue no. 29 from Philippines 2013 Typhoon Response
SYRIA CRISIS – ALEPPO GOVERNORATE / Key Informants Assessment Report from Syria Crisis 2011-2013 Response
URBAN AREA HUMANITARIAN PROFILE: EASTERN ALEPPO from Syria Crisis 2011-2013 Response
Immigrant and refugee mental health from MHPSS in Yemen
Motives for khat use and abstinence in Yemen – a gender perspective from MHPSS in Yemen
Jeux d’expression from Child friendly spaces
How to conduct a case study from Terre des hommes
IASC MHPSS Guidelines, What should Health Actorss know? Arabic from MHPSS support during and after the Arab spring movement
Global Tool Kit: Orientation and Training Materials from Global Tool Kit
Activators Guide Working With Adolescents14-17yrs (Arabic) from Psychosocial Care & Protection of Children