Mental Health

Abdi, S. M., Miller, A. B., Agalab, N. Y., & Ellis, B. H. (2021). Partnering with refugee communities to improve mental health access: Going from “why are they not coming” to “what can I (we) do differently?”. Cultural diversity & ethnic minority psychology, 10.1037/cdp0000476. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1037/cdp0000476  https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34323512/


Saasa, S., Okech, D., Choi, Y. J., Nackerud, L., & Littleton, T. (2021). Social exclusion, mental health, and social well-being among African immigrants in the United States. International Social Work. https://doi.org/10.1177/0020872820963425


Ogunbajo, A., Anyamele, C., Restar, A. J., Dolezal, C., & Sandfort, T. (2019). Substance Use and Depression Among Recently Migrated African Gay and Bisexual Men Living in the United States. Journal of immigrant and minority health, 21(6), 1224–1232. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10903-018-0849-8


Ahmed, S., & Rasmussen, A. (2020). Changes in social status and postmigration mental health among West African immigrants. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 90(2), 171–180. https://doi.org/10.1037/ort0000419


Adeyinka, M., & Akinsulure-Smith. (2017). Resilience in the Face of Adversity: African Immigrants’ Mental Health Needs and the American Transition, Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies, 15:4, 428-448, DOI: 10.1080/15562948.2016.1238989


Orjiako,  Y. O., & So, D. (2014). The role of acculturative stress factors on mental health and help-seeking behavior of sub-Saharan African immigrants, International Journal of Culture and Mental Health, 7:3, 315-325, DOI: 10.1080/17542863.2013.797004


Venters, H., Adekugbe, O., Massaquoi, J., Nadeau, C., Saul, J., & Gany, F. (2011). Mental health concerns among African immigrants. Journal of immigrant and minority health, 13(4), 795–797. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10903-010-9357-1