Friday, August 8, 2014

On the Airwaves: Trauma Plagues Many Immigrant Kids

As lawyers, we think immediately of the shortage of legal representation for unaccompanied minors in the United States.

This morning, NPR aired a haunting story about a different shortage of necessary assistance: mental health providers. Pam Fessler reports that social service agencies around the country are "scrambling" to find counselors for children who have suffered "horrific experiences."


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