The Mental Health of Asian Americans: Contemporary Issues in Identifying and Treating Mental Problems

The Mental Health of Asian Americans: Contemporary Issues in Identifying and Treating Mental Problems

Hardcover(1st ed)

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Overview

This book critically reviews the literature on Asian American mental health. It then applies this knowledge to suggest improved ways of helping members of Asian ethnic groups, including Chinese, Japanese, Koreans, Filipinos, Vietnamese, and Samoans.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780875895352
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 10/13/1982
Series: Social & Behavioral Science
Edition description: 1st ed
Pages: 222
Product dimensions: 6.34(w) x 9.41(h) x 0.89(d)

Table of Contents

1. Cultural Perspectives on Mental Health Issues
2. Patterns of Disturbance and Use of Services
3. Recognizing Symptoms and Identifying Disturbed Persons
4. Understanding the Asian American Family
5. Personality, Sex-Role Conflict, and Ethnic Identity
6. Improving Intervention and Treatment
7. Advancing Research and Theory for Improved Care
8. Future Directions for Helping Asian Americans

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