A PTSD Decision-Making Tool for Community Support Personnel and Primary Care Physicians Tending Refugees in the GTA


The tool will be used by our collaborators for further evaluation and implementation. This toolkit will facilitate access to support and services for refugee wellbeing and adaptability in the long run.

For more information: A Guide to Understanding PTSD


  • Introduction
  • Literature Review
  • Resources and Tools for Mental Health Support for Refugees 
  • Method/Approach
  • Results
  • Discussion
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix I: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Risk Screening Tool for Refugees 
  • Appendix II: Guide to PTSD Risk Screening Tool
  • Appendix III: Action Plan and Resource Map
  • Appendix IV: PTSD Checklist-Civilian Version (PCL-C) - U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, National Center for PTSD 
  • Appendix V: Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) PTSD Fact Sheet
  • Appendix VI: Table of Resources for the Greater Toronto Area

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