Session 14
Migration and Mental Health

Thursday, April 30
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Level 30

Chair: Louisa M. Holmes, University of California, San Francisco
Discussant: Enrico Marcelli, San Diego State University

1. Feeling Depressed in a Foreign Country: Mental Health Status of Mexican Migrants in Durham, NCEdith Y. Gutierrez-Vazquez, University of Pennsylvania; Chenoa A. Flippen, University of Pennsylvania; Emilio A. Parrado, University of Pennsylvania.

2. Behavioral Functioning among Mexican-Origin Children: Does Parental Legal Status Matter?Nancy S. Landale, Pennsylvania State University; Jessica H. Hardie, Hunter College, City University of New York (CUNY); Sal Oropesa, Pennsylvania State University; Marianne M. Hillemeier, Pennsylvania State University.

3. Cross-Border Ties as Sources of Risk and Resilience for Latino Immigrants in the U.S.Jacqueline M. Torres, University of California, San Francisco; Carmela Alcántara, Columbia University; Edna A. Viruell-Fuentes, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

4. Suicide among Immigrants in Norway: A Registry-Based Analysis, 1995-2009Anne Reneflot, Norwegian Institute of Public Health; Karoline Tufte Lien, Norwegian Institute of Public Health; Ingri Myklestad, Norwegian Institute of Public Health; Kim Stene-Larsen, Norwegian Institute of Public Health; Lars Johan Hauge, Norwegian Institute of Public Health.

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