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Title Handbook of multicultural mental health : assessment and treatment of diverse populations / edited by Israel Cuellar, Freddy A. Paniagua.

Imprint San Diego, Calif. : Academic Press, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.89 H191    ---  Available
Description xxx, 486 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Overview theory, models, and demographics -- Culture and mental health : an introduction and overview of foundations, concepts, and issues -- Cultural models of health and illness -- Acculturation and mental health : ecological transactional relations of adjustment -- Gender as subculture : the first division of multicultural diversity -- Multicultural demographic developments : current and future trends -- Methodology -- Culture and methodology in personality assessment -- Test translation and cultural equivalence methodologies for use with diverse populations -- Assessment and treatment -- Culture-bound syndromes, cultural variations, and psychopathology -- Assessing and treating Asian Americans : recent advances -- Mental health assessment and treatment of African Americans : a multicultural perspective -- Assessing and treating Latinos : overview of research -- Assessing and treating American Indians and Alaska natives -- Multicultural issues in treating clients with HIV/AIDS from the African American, American Indian, Asian, and Hispanic populations -- History : current status, and future of multicultural psychotherapy -- Conducting the cross-cultural clinical interview -- Mental health of culturally diverse elderly : research and clinical issues -- Race, ethnicity, and the epidemiology of mental disorders in adults -- Depression and suicidal behaviors among adolescents : the role of ethnicity -- Culturally competent use of the Minnesota multiphasic personality inventory-2 with minorities -- Neuropsychological assessment of ethnic minorities : clinical issues -- Training in cultural competence -- Limitations of the multicultural approach to psychotherapy with diverse clients -- Responding to the challenge : preparing mental health professionals for the new Millennium.
Subject Psychiatry, Transcultural -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Mental illness -- Cross-cultural studies -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Psychotherapy -- Cross-cultural studies -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Ethnopsychology -- Cross-cultural studies -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Added Author Cuellar, Israel.
Paniagua, Freddy A.
ISBN 0121993701 (alk. paper)

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