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Refugee Transitions

Issue 32 October 2017


Refugee Transitions exists to report on a wide range of refugee and human rights issues of relevance to the work of STARTTS; to focus attention on the impact of organised violence and human rights abuses on health; to provide ideas on intervention models that address health and social needs of refugees, to debate and campaign for changes necessary to assist refugee communities in their settlement process and ultimately bring together a vehicle for personal expression.

Please click on the titles below to download a PDF of individual articles from Issue 32 of Refugee Transitions.


The Mandaeans: A Story of Survival in the Modern World
Olga Yoldi


Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference
Olga Yoldi

International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims Conference
Shaun Nemorin

The IRCT Elects a New President
Olga Yoldi


The Quest for Better Health Care
Olga Yoldi

Complex Refugee trauma and Dissociation
Naomi Halpern

Effective Interventions and Models for Refugee Trauma
Prof Derrick Silove

Therapy and Cross-Cultural Experiences
Virginia Lee

Perinatal Experiences in a Foreign Land
Gabriela Salabert


From Syria to Australia
Lachlan Murdoch

A Dancer in the Midst of War
Dunja Karagic

My Time at the UNHCR
Shaun Nemorin

Young Refugee Rises to Geneva Challenge
Sarah Yahya

Travels in India
Dunja Karagic