This poster will highlight counseling refugee populations via a holistic wellness model. Further, attendees will learn about general wellness, learn about wellness-related models of assessment, learn about refugee populations and risk factors to refugee wellness, and learn about implications for counseling refugee populations.
Attendees will learn about refugee populations wellness risk factors. Specifically, professional counselors will learn about the Indivisible Self Model of Wellness and how to use it to assess and promote wellness in refugee populations.
Attendees will learn about basic wellness tenets and models of wellness. Furthermore, attendees will be provided with information on the background of wellness in counseling and the importance of using a wellness-based model for working with refugee populations.
Attendees will learn about wellness-related techniques for working with refugee populations and discuss ways to search for and implement scales for assessing refugee wellness.