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Lack of funding for community interpreting: one reason for inadequate psychiatric support of traumatised refugees

Many refugees are traumatised by what they have experienced in their home country and while fleeing and are in urgent need of psychiatric support. The use of qualified intercultural interpreters and intermediaries facilitates understanding across linguistic and cultural barriers. This is especially...

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