Migrants and refugees are among the most vulnerable people in society. If they are to stand a chance of rebuilding shattered lives their mental wellbeing is paramount.
In practice: Strategies, Approaches and Techniques
This a highly specialised area therefore volunteers should seek professional help and refer migrants/refugees for counselling services as required. Counselling services help migrant/refugees who need to share their experiences, heal following traumatic events and look to the future with positivity.
Counsellors help migrant/refugees reduce their distress providing specialist support that is tailored to their individual needs.