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Digital games can help refugee children suffering from depression

Turkey is the top refugee-hosting country, with more than three million registered Syrian refugees

Press Trust of India  |  New York 

Digital games can provide educational and psychological aid to refugee children hailing from war-torn countries, especially those who are not enrolled in schools as a result of language barriers or are suffering from depression, a new study has found. "It is our hope that this study shows that even with limited resources, and even when there are language barriers, we can make a difference in the lives of children through leveraging technology," said Selcuk Sirin, professor at New York University in the US. Turkey is the top refugee-hosting country in the world, with more ...

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First Published: Wed, June 07 2017. 18:51 IST
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