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Thursday, June 18 • 5:15pm - 7:45pm
Who Is Supporting Resilience In Refugee Youth And Families? A Case Study Of The Peaceful Village

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Abstract #281
Who is Supporting Resilience in Refugee Youth and Families? A Case Study of the Peaceful Village
Presenter: Stephanie Yamniuk
Abstract:
The purpose of this phenomenological study is to explore the sociocultural and contextual factors that either hinder or promote the resilience of refugee youth. Special attention will be made to the contextual factors of the individual, the family and cultural impacts, and the Peaceful Village's impact on eight developing refugee youth as they adapt to a new community, and experience aspects of risk and resilience.

 


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Stephanie Yamniuk

Doctoral Candidate and Sessional Instructor, University of Manitoba
Stephanie Yamniuk is an instructor at the University of Manitoba, focusing on children’s rights, family resilience, cross-cultural education, and relationships between schools and diverse families. She was a guest speaker on the child’s rights to participate at the Centre for... Read More →


Thursday June 18, 2015 5:15pm - 7:45pm
King's Gym Gymnasium, King's College

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