A study has found that people who illegally live in a country without proper documentation, are at increased risk of mental distress due to constant institutional and societal exclusion.
DREAMers is a term used for immigrants, who were brought to the United States illegally by their parents when they were minors and have lived here ever since.
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According to researchers, the DREAMers live in constant fear of deportation and experience a sense of voicelessness, invisibility and limited opportunities, due to their conflicting undocumented status.
Study’s lead author Luz Garcini from Rice University in Houston, US said that the DREAMers in particular are at risk for psychological distress and diminished quality of life as a result of the many complex stressors they face. They often experience these
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