THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Characteristics of Syrian teenagers’ adaptability in extreme situations

2016. 3, pp. 58-61

Karabuschenko N.B. - University of Russia, Peoples’Friendship University of Russia, 6 Miklukho-Maklaya Str., Moscow, 117198, Russia, n_karabushenko@inbox.ru

Al Masri I - postgraduate student, Peoples’Friendship University of Russia, 6 Miklukho-Maklaya Str., Moscow, 117198, Russia, ismaeel.almassri@mail.ru

This article describes characteristics of Syrian teenagers’ adaptability in extreme traumatic situations. The overview of researches on the problem of traumatic situations, characteristics and the typology of traumatic events, the details of traumatic experiences are listed. It also presents the correlation between traumatic events and adaptability of Syrian teenagers in the refugee camp “Zaatari”.

Key words: , , , , , , , adaptability, distress, stressors, traumatic stressors, extreme situations, critical situations, difficult life situations

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