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ERIC Number: EJ779760
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Oct
Pages: 12
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 40
ISSN: ISSN-0883-8534
Understanding the Mental Health Needs of American Muslims: Recommendations and Considerations for Practice
Ahmed, Sameera; Reddy, Linda A.
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v35 n4 p207 Oct 2007
American Muslims represent a heterogeneous population that is underserved by the mental health community, despite increased psychological distress reported since 9/11. This article offers professionals an understanding of the mental health needs of American Muslims. Recommendations for conducting culturally responsive assessments and treatment are offered.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United States