ERIC Number: ED477918
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Synergy, 2003. Australian Transcultural Mental Health Network.
Australian Transcultural Mental Health Network, Parramatta.
Each issue in the 2002 edition of the Australian Transcultural Mental Health Network (ATMHN) newsletter represents a theme critical to mental health practitioners. The Winter 2002 issue features articles on the psychological consequences of interpreters in relation to working with torture and trauma clients, addressing language issues on mental health, and specialist advocacy services for people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. The Autumn 2002 issue focuses on promoting well-being in multicultural communities and presents an article on the "New Arrival Refugee Women, Health and Wellbeing Project," The issues contain reports on current ATMHN-funded projects, book reviews, and lists of additional mental health resources. (Contains 25 references.) (GCP)
Descriptors: Acculturation, Community Health Services, Cultural Pluralism, Foreign Countries, Health Promotion, Immigrants, Mental Health, Public Health, Refugees, Second Languages, Social Support Groups, Well Being
Australian Transcultural Mental Health Network, Locked Bag 7118, Parramatta BC, New South Wales 2150, Australia.
Publication Type: Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian Transcultural Mental Health Network, Parramatta.
Identifiers - Location: Australia