ERIC Number: EJ482165
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Perceptions of Mental Health Providers Concerning Cultural Factors in the Evaluation of Hispanic Children and Adolescents.
Ramirez, Sylvia Z.; And Others
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v16 n1 p28-42 Feb 1994
A survey of 136 mental health providers revealed that providers overwhelmingly perceive cultural issues as important in evaluations of Hispanic children and adolescents. Only 54% considered themselves as highly successful in assessing degree of acculturation, and 69% reported a great need for more culturally focused training. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Them issue topic: Treatment Issues with Hispanic Children.