This page provides access to valuable resources and information on many challenges faced by refugee and asylum seeking children whilst settling in the UK and the host countries.
These resources aim to assist and inform them and their families as well as health and social care practitioners and agencies working with them understand and seek their rights and entitlements.
Resources on this page are grouped into a number of categories including mental health resources and guidelines and downloads on refugee and asylum seeking children, presentations and teachings and therapeutic approaches with refugee and asylum seeking children, and video resources on the application of creative arts therapies with traumatised children including refugee and asylum seeking children.
These resources have been researched and compiled by Dr Farkhondeh Farsimadan, a Chartered Counselling Psychologist who is an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society and an HCPC registered psychologist.
The resources can be accessed via the links below: