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Female Genital Mutilation in a Young Refugee: A Case Report and Review

Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma. 2010, 3(3):234-242.

Female genital mutilation in a young refugee: a case report and review

Suardi E, Mishkin A & Henderson SW… 126 more words


Seeking Asylum: from Afghanistan to Australia

Abdul Hekmat is now a successful Afghani-Australian photographer and media commentator. He provides a refugee’s narrative in the national debate surrounding ‘boat people’. As a member of the Hazara ethnic group which is persecuted by the predominantly Pashtun Taliban; he made the journey to Australia over a decade ago. 18 more words

Peace And Conflict

Queen Rania: Extremism is everyone's battle

Queen Rania sums it up in this short interview with Becky Anderson. Extremism has been eating us up for few decades now. It is no longer about our image in the west but more about protecting of what is remaining of our countries and societies. 27 more words

Queen Rania

Anchoring the Boats, are we taking in Enough?

We have all heard it, seen it, and may even know someone involved with it. This it is Asylum seekers. If you don’t know what it means by now, where have you been hiding, but to seek asylum is a person who has left their home country as a political refugee and is seeking asylum in another. 341 more words


Living the Dream

Since the summer of 2012 I have had a dream. This dream inspired me to study abroad in Thailand, to read loads of related research, and to attend the 2014 World Congress of Music Therapy to meet leading researchers and practitioners with this population. 84 more words


Many unaccompanied Central American youth traumatized

Many of the 30,000 (some articles say 60,000) Central American unaccompanied minors who have entered the U.S illegally since last January have come with histories of trauma. 332 more words