Good practice issues in working with interpreters in mental health
Tribe, R. and Morrissey, Jean 2004. Good practice issues in working with interpreters in mental health. Intervention: Journal of Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Conflict Affected Areas. 2 (2), pp. 129-142.
|Authors||Tribe, R. and Morrissey, Jean|
If access to appropriate mental health services is not to be limited to people’s ability to speak a dominant or host language used by mental health providers, an interpreter or bicultural worker will be required. This article makes suggestions for good practice in working with interpreters either in situations of ongoing-armed conflict or with asylum seekers refugees and internally displaced people who have fled from areas of armed conflict.
|Keywords||Interpreters; language; culture; mental health; psychological well-being; training; support; armed conflict|
|Journal||Intervention: Journal of Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Conflict Affected Areas|
|Journal citation||2 (2), pp. 129-142|
|Accepted author manuscript|
|Web address (URL)||http://hdl.handle.net/10552/373|
|Publication process dates|
|Deposited||06 Nov 2009|
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