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Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatry, Transcultural,
  • Psychotherapy -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Mental health policy,
  • Mental Disorders -- ethnology,
  • Mental Disorders -- therapy,
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison,
  • Ethnic Groups -- psychology,
  • Psychiatry -- methods

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Anna M. Georgiopoulos, Jerrold F. Rosenbaum.
    GenreCross-cultural studies.
    ContributionsGeorgiopoulos, Anna M., Rosenbaum, J. F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC455.4.E8 P476 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3296977M
    ISBN 100781757940
    LC Control Number2004021744

    Early Career Psychologist Member. Student Member. Renew. Disparities in Psychiatric Care: Clinical and Cross-Cultural Perspectives. Publication Year: Edition: 1st Ed. Authors/Editor: Ruiz, Pedro; Primm, Annelle Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) ISBN: Doody's Star Rating®: Score:

    Recognizing that there may never be a single, all-encompassing theory, the book distills psychiatric practice into four explanatory methods: diseases, dimensions of personality, goal-directed behaviors, and life stories. These perspectives, argue the authors, underlie the principles and practice of all psychiatry. In , Surgeon General David Satcher published Mental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity as a supplement to his report on mental health ().The supplement, which focused on the mental health disparities confronted by the four major ethnic minority groups in the United States (African Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and Hispanic.

    The reader will find this book contains a dialectical tension between two reciprocally related orientations: it is both a cross-cultural (largely anthropological) perspective on the essential components of clinical care and a clinical perspective on anthropological studies of medicine and psychiatry. ness. Fromthe perspective oflabeling the-ory, the salient features of the behavior patterns called mental illness in countries where Western psychiatry is practiced ap-pear to be as follows: (i) these behaviors represent deviations from whatis believed to be normal in particular sociocu!Yral groups, (ii) thenormsagainstwhichthede-.


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This volume presents cutting-edge work in cross-cultural psychiatry by an international group of clinicians, researchers, and leaders in mental health policy.

An outgrowth of a recent lecture series at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Perspectives in cross-cultural psychiatry book book features contributions from diverse fields including psychiatry, psychology, anthropology, social.

This book offers evidence-based clinical approaches for understanding disparities in the provision of mental-health services in the U.S.

and other industrialized nations. Chapters address the availability and barriers to care among various ethnic populations and the roles of their cultures, languages, and religions as they affect diagnostic and /5(3).

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