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May 28, 2018

Topic of the month: Challenges and perspectives in the psychosocial management of victims of gender-based violence in refugee camps

Psychological disturbance is highly prevalent among victims of gender-based violence who can present a complex and severe symptomatology. And very few such victims actually dare to seek care in the face of stigmatisation. The limited number of health professionals in the field, and the lack of mental healthcare training specific to the disturbances of this vulnerable group, make it very difficult for patients to access psychiatric care.

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