Cindy Mels

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi Social support in unaccompanied asylum-seeking boys: a case study
    C Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Child Care Health Dev 34:757-62. 2008
  2. doi Screening for traumatic exposure and posttraumatic stress symptoms in adolescents in the war-affected eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan, 2 B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:525-30. 2009
  3. doi Community-based cross-cultural adaptation of mental health measures in emergency settings: validating the IES-R and HSCL-37A in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:899-910. 2010
  4. doi The psychological impact of forced displacement and related risk factors on Eastern Congolese adolescents affected by war
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1096-104. 2010
  5. doi Mental health problems in separated refugee adolescents
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    J Adolesc Health 44:291-7. 2009
  6. doi Coping behaviours and post-traumatic stress in war-affected eastern Congolese adolescents
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Developmental and Educational Psychology, Universidad Catolica del Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Stress Health 31:83-8. 2015
  7. pmc Victims and/or perpetrators? Towards an interdisciplinary dialogue on child soldiers
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Social Work and Social Pedagogy and Centre for Children in Vulnerable Situations, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Gent, Belgium
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 15:28. 2015

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi Social support in unaccompanied asylum-seeking boys: a case study
    C Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Child Care Health Dev 34:757-62. 2008
    ..However, little is known about the role of social support in the lives of UASC...
  2. doi Screening for traumatic exposure and posttraumatic stress symptoms in adolescents in the war-affected eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan, 2 B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:525-30. 2009
    ..To explore adolescent mental health in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, scene of a complex emergency since 1996...
  3. doi Community-based cross-cultural adaptation of mental health measures in emergency settings: validating the IES-R and HSCL-37A in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:899-910. 2010
    ..We therefore describe an apt procedure to adapt and translate standard screening instruments in close collaboration with the local community, feasible under challenging conditions in emergency settings...
  4. doi The psychological impact of forced displacement and related risk factors on Eastern Congolese adolescents affected by war
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1096-104. 2010
    ....
  5. doi Mental health problems in separated refugee adolescents
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    J Adolesc Health 44:291-7. 2009
    ....
  6. doi Coping behaviours and post-traumatic stress in war-affected eastern Congolese adolescents
    Cindy Mels
    Department of Developmental and Educational Psychology, Universidad Catolica del Uruguay, Montevideo, Uruguay Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Stress Health 31:83-8. 2015
    ....
  7. pmc Victims and/or perpetrators? Towards an interdisciplinary dialogue on child soldiers
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Social Work and Social Pedagogy and Centre for Children in Vulnerable Situations, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000, Gent, Belgium
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 15:28. 2015
    ....