Migrant Refugee Trauma with Andrea Carcamo (Part 2)

Premiere DateJun 4, 2019
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:46 Andrea Carcamo Preface
01:38 Asylum Seekers' Mental Health
04:33 Overlooking Trauma
07:52 Increasing Awareness
09:52 Outro
10:13 Daddy Issues Pip Blom
14:38 Finish

In Part 2, Andrea Carcamo discusses the problems with incarcerating asylum seekers, how it affects their mental health and how the media tends to overlook the trauma and humanity of migrant refugees.

Andrea Carcamo is senior policy counsel at the Center for Victims of Torture (@cvt_staff). Click here to watch her video logs from her visit to El Paso detention centers.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…