Depression in Latinos

Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention

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ISBN: 978-0-387-78511-0 (Print) 978-0-387-78512-7 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Sociodemographic, Epidemiological, Linguistic, and Cultural Factors in Depression in Latinos

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-28

      The Context of Depression in Latinos in the United States

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 29-52

      Latino Population Demographics, Risk Factors, and Depression: A Case Study of the Mexican American Prevalence and Services Survey

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      Pages 53-71

      Descriptive Epidemiology of Depression in Latin America and Hispanics in the United States

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      Pages 73-91

      Comorbidity: Depression and Substance Abuse

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      Pages 93-113

      Cultural Considerations in the Diagnosis and Classification of Depression: The Hispanic Perspective

  3. Prevention, Screening, Assessment, and Diagnosis of Depression

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 117-140

      Prevention of Depression in Latinos

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      Pages 141-161

      Assessment of Depression Symptoms: Self-report Paper-and-Pencil and Computerized Questionnaires

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      Pages 163-186

      Diagnosis of Depression Among Latino Children and Adults

  4. Treatment of Depression

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 189-204

      Psychosocial Treatments for Depression with Adult Latinos

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      Pages 205-223

      Pharmacological Treatment of Depression in Hispanic Americans

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      Pages 225-236

      Community-Based Interventions for Depression

  5. Gender and Life-Cycle Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 239-261

      Women and Depression: The Influence of Gender in Major Depressive Disorder

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 263-275

      Depression in Latino Children and Adolescents: Prevalence, Prevention, and Treatment

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 277-298

      Epidemiology, Assessment, and Treatment of Depression in Older Latinos

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 299-329