The American Latino : Psychodynamic Perspectives on Culture and Mental Health Issues
By: Akhtar, Salman.
Contributor(s): Bertoglia, Solange Margery | Laria, Amaro J | Pumariega, Andres J | Bullón, Antonio | Fallon, April | Quintana, Carol | Alfonso, César A | Cagande, Consuelo | Rothe, Eugenio | Torres, Félix | Lopez, Kelly | Aguilo-Seara, Maria Elena | Bauza, Pedro | Ainsle, Ricardo | Akhtar, Salman | Bertoglia, Solange Margery.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015Description: 1 online resource (238 p.).ISBN: 9781442248571.Subject(s): Hispanic Americans -- Mental health | Hispanic Americans -- Psychology | Hispanic Americans -- Social conditionsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The American Latino : Psychodynamic Perspectives on Culture and Mental Health IssuesDDC classification: 305.868/073 | 305.868073 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter One: A Brief History of Latino Immigration to the United States; Chapter Two: Child-Rearing by Latino Immigrants; Chapter Three: Latino Ethnic Identity; Chapter Four: Latino Gender Roles; Chapter Five: The Role of Religion and Spirituality among Latinos; Chapter Six: Passion, Morality, and Resilience in Movies about Latino Immigrants; Chapter Seven: Help-Seeking Behavior and Access to Mental Health Care; Chapter Eight: Mental Health and Psychosocial Risks in Latino Youth
Chapter Nine: Individual and Sociocultural Dynamics in the Treatment of Latino PatientsChapter Ten: On Being a Latino Psychotherapist in the United States; Selected References; Index; About the Contributors
<span><span>This book focuses upon the culture of the Hispanic population in the United States and seeks to replace stereotypes with portrayals based upon factual information. The scope of the material covered includes the topics of ethnic identity, gender roles, religion and spirituality, family resilience, and the joys of leading a bicultural life. </span></span><br /><span><span> </span></span><br /><span><span> </span></span>
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