A traumatic crisis is caused by a sudden, unexpected and intense incident. The event produces a significant emotional shock that temporarily overwhelms the individual. Traumatic crisis is a reaction to an event which threatens the essential aspects of life.
Uncertainty about the future and living often causes worry and stress. Just like any other change, unemployment can also be a crisis. Even the threat of unemployment may be burdening. Also fixed-term employment and irregular work may cause both financial and emotional uncertainty.
The immigration process in any form will pose challenges on mental health, and these are especially demanding if the immigrant has experienced trauma prior to or during the process.
Juhani has a 27-year-old son called Tommi, they both live in Jyväskylä. Tommi has seemed gloomy and depressed for a long time.
Third peer learning seminar will take place in Rotterdam.
Wednesday Nov. 29
Sanne Kooiman: Documentary
Part of the international collaborative network
MIELI Mental Health Finland, MIELI ry is a member of many key international organisations specialising in mental health, suicide prevention, crisis helpline, family therapy, rehabilitation, social policy, poverty and exclusion prevention, traumatic stress research and conflict resolution, as well