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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 15 new and published books in the subject of Cross-Cultural Psychiatry — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Mexican American Children and Families

    Multidisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Yvonne M. Caldera, Eric Lindsey

    Offering new insight on Mexican American culture and families, this book provides an interdisciplinary examination of this growing population. Contributors from psychology, education, health, and social science review recent quantitative and qualitative literature on Mexican Americans. Using...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Race and Culture in Psychiatry (Psychology Revivals)

    By Suman Fernando

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    As psychiatry has developed it has proved to be susceptible to the influence of contemporary social and political mores. With its origins in nineteenth-century Europe, psychiatry evolved as an ethnocentric body of knowledge, the vehicle of implicit and overt racism. Originally published in 1988...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Critical Psychiatry and Mental Health

    Exploring the work of Suman Fernando in clinical practice

    Edited by Roy Moodley, Martha Ocampo

    Critical Psychiatry and Mental Health critically explores the current theory and practice of ethno-psychiatry and multicultural mental health practices and policies. Through an in-depth discussion of the work of Suman Fernando, one of the world’s leading scholars and researchers in race, culture...

    Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Decolonizing Global Mental Health

    The psychiatrization of the majority world

    By China Mills

    Series: Concepts for Critical Psychology

    Decolonizing Global Mental Health is a book that maps a strange irony. The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Movement for Global Mental Health are calling to ‘scale up’ access to psychological and psychiatric treatments globally, particularly within the global South. Simultaneously, in the...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Counseling Muslims

    Handbook of Mental Health Issues and Interventions

    Edited by Sameera Ahmed, Mona M. Amer

    A young female client presents with anorexia nervosa and believes that her problem has its roots in magic; parents are helpless in the face of their son's substance abuse issues; an interracial couple cannot agree on how to discipline their children.How would you effectively help these clients...

    Published September 6th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Aging and Diversity

    An Active Learning Experience, 2nd Edition

    By Chandra M. Mehrotra, Lisa S. Wagner

    Edited by Stephen Fried, Chandra Mehrotra

    This new edition has been completely rewritten and includes chapters that address key topics in diversity and aging: research methods, psychological aging; health beliefs, behaviors, and services; health disparities; informal and formal care for older persons; work and retirement; religious...

    Published December 16th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Asian American Psychology

    Current Perspectives

    Edited by Nita Tewari, Alvin N. Alvarez

    This is the first textbook written to welcome those who are new to Asian American psychology. Concepts and theories come to life by relating the material to everyday experiences and by including activities, discussion questions, exercises, clinical case studies, and internet resources....

    Published September 26th 2008 by Psychology Press

  8. Mental Health in a Multi-Ethnic Society

    A Multidisciplinary Handbook, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Dr Suman Fernando, Frank Keating

    This new edition of Mental Health in a Multi-Ethnic Society is an authoritative, comprehensive guide on issues around race, culture and mental health service provision. It has been updated to reflect the changes in the UK over the last ten years and features entirely new chapters by over twenty...

    Published August 15th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Ethnicity and the Dementias

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Gwen Yeo, Dolores Gallager-Thompson

    In recent years, the literature on the topic of ethnic and racial issues in Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias has increased dramatically. At the same time, the need for cultural competence in all of geriatric care, including dementia care, is increasingly being acknowledged. Researchers and...

    Published July 12th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Cultural Diversity, Mental Health and Psychiatry

    The Struggle Against Racism

    By Dr Suman Fernando, Suman Fernando

    'Black and minority ethnic communities lack confidence in mental health services', according to the National Service Framework for Mental Health published by the Department of Health in 1999. Cultural Diversity, Mental Health and Psychiatry examines how and why this situation has come about, and...

    Published August 7th 2003 by Routledge