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ERIC Number: EJ324340
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Hispanic Patients: A Linguo-Cultural Minority.
Gomez, Raul; And Others
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v7 n2 p177-86 Jun 1985
Discusses problems posed by language differences in psychiatric diagnosis and management. Describes barriers encountered by linguo-cultural minorities such as Hispanics who use mental health care systems. Urges awareness of effect of language preference, language competence, bilingualism, and native tongue in planning and delivering mental health services. (LFL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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