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Culture, identity and mental health

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Interdisciplinary researcher Karim Mitha shares his research into mental health and cross-cultural care

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What happens when we lose our sense of belonging?

Interdisciplinary researcher Karim Mitha thinks joining a club or getting involved in a community can be a great way to support our mental health and also help us feel part of something.

MSc Science Communication and Public Engagement graduate Tremaine Billham talks to Karim Mitha about his research into acculturation, Islamophobia and depression.

Related links

Karim Mitha

Feeling Good app

Berry, J.W., 1997. Immigration, acculturation, and adaptation. Applied psychology46(1), pp.5-34.

Berry’s Model of Acculturation:

The two-dimensional acculturation model of Berry

Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs:
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs

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