How can you explain the finding that first-generation Americans (

How can you explain the finding that first-generation Americans (i.e., the children of immigrants who are born in the United States) may have more psychological problems than those who are recent immigrants?
What difficulties might Hispanic immigrants face when they move to the United States?
In addition to the challenges of stigma, language barriers and lack of insurance, family members may not seek care or may not be fully forthcoming about immigration-related stress or status due to fear of deportation.
How does immigration affect children’s mental health?

Prevalence of Psychiatric Disorders

Once they have arrived, young immigrants must then juggle new stressors, including concerns over their legal status, discrimination, and social marginalization. Thus, youth who are undocumented are at a high risk for experiencing anxiety.

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