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J Nerv Ment Dis. 1983 Feb;171(2):79-85.

Psychiatric problems among adolescent Southeast Asian refugees. A descriptive study.

Abstract

When first faced with evaluating and/or treating a Southeast Asian adolescent psychiatric patient, the American therapist may be overwhelmed by the vast cultural differences. We have reviewed 28 cases of adolescents encountered in a psychiatric setting in order to provide a description of their presenting complaints and problems. Diagnostic categories and demographic characteristics are described, as well as current areas of needs for adolescent psychiatric patients from Southeast Asia.

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