Mental Health and Psychosocial Support for Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Migrants on the Move in Europe. A MULTI-AGENCY GUIDANCE NOTE


This brief guidance note seeks to provide advice on protecting and supporting the mental health and psychosocial wellbeing of refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants in Europe. It describes key principles and appropriate interventions to guide all those who are designing and organizing emergency services and/or providing direct assistance to the affected people.

Author (year of edition): Peter Ventevogel (UNHCR); Guglielmo Schinina (IOM); Alison Strang (; Marcio Gagliato (,Louise Juul Hansen (IFRC PsychosocialCentre), 2015

Address for: Mental health professionals

Languages:  English

Cost information: free

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Keywords: mental, health, psychosocial, guide, refugee, migrants, europe