Nightmares, Intrusive Memories, Depression: Israeli Researchers Look at the Dark Side of Asylum-seeking

Tens of millions of asylum seekers survived extreme traumatic events with severe implications for their mental health. This public mental health crisis is not a priority of the scientific community who has yet to develop knowledge and capacity to respond effectively.

A. was saved from death when members of the Janjaweed militia, identified with the Sudanese government, attacked his village in Darfur, burned the huts and...