is the adaptation to a new environment or community area which normally involves leaving a familiar setting behind which whilst stressful have not been linked to mental illness.

MIGRATION ADAPTATION: "When moving between two places, families or individuals will typically undergo migration adaptation where they begin to adapt to their new settings."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MIGRATION ADAPTATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/migration-adaptation/ (accessed January 17, 2021).