Social Services and Mental Health, Refugee Health Program - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Social Services and Mental Health

Programs addressing basic needs of refugees adjusting to life in the United States.

Social services

Mental health resources

  • Refugee Mental Health Video with Workbook Series
    Dr. Amos Deinard was project lead in creating a series of training videotapes produced by the University of Minnesota's Refugee Assistance Program- Mental Health Technical Assistance Center, funded through a contract with the National Institutes of Mental Health in conjunction with the Office of Refugee Resettlement. The video workbooks have been updated by the MDH Refugee Health Program to promote continued use of these quality resources. Originals are available upon request.
  • Center for Victims of Torture (CVT)
    CVT provide services directly to torture survivors in the U.S. and Africa, including medical and psychological treatment and social services. They also train health, education, and human services professionals who work with torture survivors and refugees.
  • Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma
    This program of the Harvard School of Public Health is a multi-disciplinary program that has been pioneering the health and mental health care of traumatized refugees and civilians in areas of conflict/post-conflict and natural disasters.
Updated Tuesday, 06-Jul-2021 16:49:26 CDT