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Title The handbook of Chicana/o psychology and mental health / edited by Roberto J. Velásquez, Leticia M. Arellano, Brian McNeill
Published Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 520 pages) : illustrations
Contents An appreciation of Dr. Martha E. Bernal (1931-2001) / Melba J.T. Vasquez -- I. Being and becoming a Chicana/o : general issues -- 1. Mestiza/o and Chicana/o psychology : theory, research, and application / Manuel Ramirez III -- 2. Acculturation : a psychological construct of continuing relevance for Chicana/o psychology / Israel Cuellar, Roxana I. Siles, Erika Bracamontes -- 3. Ethnic identity development in Chicana/o youth / Elizabeth M. Vera, Stephen M. Quintana -- 4. Stereotypes of Chicanas and Chicanos : impact on family functioning, individual expectations, goals, and behavior / Yolanda Flores Niemann -- 5. Problem behaviors of Chicana/o and Latina/o adolescents : an analysis of prevalence, risk, and protective factors / Manuel Barrera, Jr., Nancy A. Gonzales, Vera Lopez, A. Cristina Fernandez -- 6. Folk healing and curanderismo within the contemporary Chicana/o community : current status / Martin Harris, Roberto J. Velasquez, Jerre White, Teresa Renteria -- II. Psychological assessment of Chicana/os -- 7. Integrating a cultural perspective in psychological test development / Steven R. Lopez, Amy Weisman -- 8. Culturally competent assessment of Chicana/os with the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 / Roberto J. Velasquez, Maria Garrido, Jeanett Castellanos, Maria Patricia Burton -- III. Conceptualizing effective intervention : la mujer y el hombre -- 9. Psychotherapy of Chicano men / Roberto J. Velasquez, Maria Patricia Burton -- 10. Psychotherapy with gay Chicanos / Richard A. Rodriguez -- 11. Multiracial feminism for Chicana/o psychology / Leticia M. Arellano, Christina Ayala-Alcantar -- 12. Psychotherapy with Chicanas / Patricia Arredondo -- 13. Group therapy with Chicanas / Louise Baca, Patricia Hernandez -- IV. Conceptualizing effective intervention : la familia -- 14. Domestic violence in Chicana/o families / Yvette G. Flores-Ortiz -- 15. Family therapy with Chicana/os / Joseph M. Cervantes, Lisa L Sweatt -- V. Risks and prevention -- 16. Substance abuse among Chicanos and other Mexican groups / Richard C. Cervantes, Mari?a Fe?lix-Ortiz -- 17. Culturally and socially competent HIV prevention with Mexican farm workers / Kurt C. Organista -- 18. A cultural perspective on prevention interventions / Felipe Gonza?lez Castro, Nilda Teresa Hernandez -- VI. New directions -- 19. Ambrocia and Omar go to college : a psychosociocultural examination of Chicana/os in higher education / Alberta M. Gloria, Theresa A. Segura-Herrera -- 20. Cultural competency : teaching, training, and the delivery of services for Chicana/os / Brian W. McNeill, Loreto R. Prieto, Fernando Ortiz, Cynthia A. Yamokoski -- 21. Quality de Vida : browning our understanding of quality of life / Jason Duque Raley, J. Manuel Casas, Carla Victoria Corral -- Epilogue : challenges and opportunities for Chicana/o psychologists : past, present, and future / Martha E. Bernal
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Mexican Americans -- psychology
Attitude to Health -- ethnology
Cultural Characteristics
Mexican Americans -- Mental health services -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Mexican Americans -- Psychology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
MEDICAL -- Mental Health.
Mexican Americans -- Mental health services.
Mexican Americans -- Psychology.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Mental Health.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Mental Illness.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Arellano, Leticia M.
McNeill, Brian, 1955-
Velásquez, Roberto.
ISBN 080584158X
Other Titles Handbook of Chicana psychology and mental health
Handbook of Chicano psychology and mental health