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Lives Elsewhere

Migration and Psychic Malaise, 1st Edition

By Natale Losi


252 pages

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Table of Contents

Series Editor’s Foreword -- Preface -- Introduction -- Part I -- The structure of migration trauma in ethno-systemic-narrative practice:initiation rites and fables -- Ethnopsychiatry, visions of the world, and medical paradigms -- Western psychotherapies adapted for migrants and ethnopsychotherapy -- Part II -- Psychotherapeutic practice with migrant families: the case of a young child traumatized by war -- The Child Sorcerer: the transmission of misfortune in a Kongo context. Description of an ethnopsychiatric treatment -- Armand and the “hole”: therapy with a family from Zaire

About the Series

The International Series of Psychosocial Perspectives on Trauma, Displaced People & Political Violence

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health