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Journal Title: TERAPIA FAMILIARE. Rivista interdisciplinare di ricerca ed intervento relazionale 
Author/s: Renos Papadopoulos, Nikos Gionakis 
Year:  2017 Issue: 113 Language: Italian 
Pages:  22 Pg. 222-243 FullText PDF:  120 KB
DOI:  10.3280/TF2017-113013
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A refugee father and a father who adopted two refugees kids without father: through two fieldworks, the Authors give voice to the common traumatic past, faced as a transition through the pain, and not as a penalizing aspect labeling as victims, in order to become aware of his own strengths. Refugees official programs often neglect apparently strong fathers who seem not to need help. The intervention described gives back to them attention and enables them to discover their own resources.
Keywords: Refugee fathers, trauma, immigration, vulnerability, resilience, helping relationship.

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Renos Papadopoulos, Nikos Gionakis, in "TERAPIA FAMILIARE. Rivista interdisciplinare di ricerca ed intervento relazionale" 113/2017, pp. 222-243, DOI:10.3280/TF2017-113013

   

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