HemNyheterEstimates of refugees with PTSD likely too low
Fred Saboonchi

Estimates of refugees with PTSD likely too low

The percentage of refugees who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other trauma-related disorders could be much higher in Sweden than the recent estimates of 9 to 10 percent, according to a researcher studying the problem.

Fredrik Saboonchi, a psychology professor and leading researcher at the Red Cross University College, believes that previous estimates on trauma-related disorders among refugees are too low. 

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