Psychological Intervention and Cultural Diversity / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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The second edition of this outstanding book is valuable for any reader who will be providing mental health services to culturally diverse populations. The client groups covered include African American, Native American, Asian American,and Hispanic. The book examines the range and kinds of problems that these non-traditional clients present to the practitioner, and suggests approaches to solving them. Psychological Intervention and Cultural Diversity commences with an overview of the demographics, ethnosociopolitical concerns, and clinical issues surrounding minority services. Various modes of intervention individual, group, family psychotherapy, community-based, and traditional indigenous are described in detail, enumerating the benefits of each approach in the next part. Special populations minority women, youth, immigrants and refugees, and substance abusers are the focus of part three, and the final four chapters are devoted to research and training issues. For readers interested in mental health services to culturally diverse populations.
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Table of Contents
1.Joseph F. Aponte and Ronald T. Crouch, The Changing Ethnic Profile of the United States in the Twenty First Century.
2.Joseph F. Aponte and Laura R. Johnson, The Impact of Culture on Intervention and Treatment of Ethnic Populations.
3.Juris G. Draguns, Psychopathology and Ethnicity.
4.Richard H. Dana, Psychological Assessment in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Ethnic Group Members.
II.INTERVENTION AND TREATMENT MODALITIES.
5.Julian Wohl, Psychotherapy and Cultural Diversity.
6.Melvin W. Wilson, Laura P. Kohn, and Trinda S. Lee, Cultural Relativistic Approach toward Ethnic Minorites.
7.Ay Ling Han and Melba J.T. Vasquez, Group Intervention and Treatment with Ethnic Minorities.
8.Joseph F. Aponte and Howard F. Bracco, Community Approaches with Ethnic Populations.
9Joan D. Koss-Chioino, Traditional and Folk Approaches among Ethnic Minorities.
III.SELECTED POPULATIONS AND PROBLEMS.
10.Robin Young Porter, Understanding and Treating Ethnic Minority Youth.
11.Robin Young Porter, Clinical Issues and Intervention with Ethnic Minority Women.
12.Frederick B. Bemak and Rita Chi-Ying Chung, Psychological Intervention with Immigrants and Refugees.
13.Pamela Jumper Thurman, Barbara Plested, Ruth W. Edwards, Julie Chen, and Randall Swaim, Intervention and Treatment with Ethnic Minority Substance Abusers.
IV.RESEARCH, TRAINING, AND FUTURE PROSPECTS.
14.Karen S. Kurasaki, Stanley Sue, Chi-ah Chun, and Kenneth Gee, Ethnic Minority Intervention and Treatment Research.
15.Joseph F. Aponte and Catherine E. Aponte, Educating and Training Professionals to Work with Ethnic Populations in the Twenty-First Century.
16.Joseph F. Aponte and Laura R. Johnson, Ethnicity and Supervision: Models, Methods, Processes, and Issues.
17.Julian Wohl and Joseph F. Aponte, Conclusion: Common Themes and Future Prospects for the Twenty-First Century.