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Brit Oppedal

Co-Applicant, Social Integration of Migrant Children: Uncovering Family and School Factors Promoting Resilience

Brit Oppedal
Brit Oppedal is a psychologist and a senior researcher in the Division of Mental Health of the Norwegian Institute of Public Health. She is the PI of the Division’s research program “Youth, Culture and Competence”, YCC, which includes various subprojects on immigrant children and youth in general, and refugee youth in particular ( . Her research focuses on factors that contribute to bicultural development and adaptation, in particular factors affecting the interaction between acculturation, social integration, and mental health.

Senior researcher
Norwegian Institute of Public Health


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