Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Who am I? Assessment of Psychosocial Needs and Suicide Risk Factors among Bhutanese Refugees in Nepal and After Third Country Resettlement

Authors/Editors

IOM's Migration Health Division / Mental Health and Psychosocial Section

Publisher(s)

Geneva, Switzerland: International Organization for Migration

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

March 2011, 28 pages

Description of Resource

This report addresses the allegedly disproportionately high number of suicides among Bhutanese refugees resettled in the US and among those in the camps in Nepal and addresses specific vulnerabilities, at-risk populations, and social, emotional and cultural considerations for resettlement, and makes recommendations.  A supplemental PowerPoint presentation is also available.

Languages

English

Availability

https://www.iom.int/files/live/sites/iom/files/What-We-Do/docs/Mental-Health-Assessment-Nepal_Final_11March.pdf