Religious Coping Strategies Among Traumatized African Refugees in the united States: A Systematic Review
作者: A. Christson Adedoyin Caroline Bobbie Meegan Griffin Oreoluwa O. Adedoyin Maudia Ahmad Chandler Nobles & Kaitlin Neeland
刊名: Social Work & Christianity, 2016, Vol.43 (1)
来源数据库: North American Assoc. of Christians in Social Work
关键词: RefugeesAfrican immigrantsPTSDtraumamental healthreligiosityreligious copingresiliencyresettlement
原始语种摘要: This study examined extant scholarship focused on the use of religious coping resources by traumatized African refugees resettled in the United States of America (USA). Most African refugees are from war-torn, naturaldisaster-affected, ethnic, religious, and political conflicts ridden countries. Moreover, resettling in the USA equally precipitates traumatic experiences for African refugees. It is therefore not uncommon that African refugees are usually symptomatic of traumatic experiences such as posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety, and depression. We systematically searched seven databases using keywords to identify evidence-based religious coping strategies often utilized by traumatized African refugees. The study found that religious activities and membership of religious...
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  • religious 宗教
  • African 非洲的
  • traumatic 外伤的
  • coping 半圆钢
  • acculturation 社会化过程
  • resettling 再澄清
  • extant 现存
  • political 政治
  • systematically 系统地
  • ridden