Table of contents
Conceptual and Background Issues
Working with Families of Various Ethnic and Social Backgrounds: Common Issues, Challenges, and Misconceptions
Cultural Variations in Specific Practices and Their Importance in Understanding Ourselves and Others
Migration and Working in Mental Health with Families of Different Cultural Backgrounds
About this book
Topics featured in this handbook include:
- Prejudice, discrimination, and stereotyping within the clinical field.
- Cultural responses to infant crying and irritability.
- Cultural issues in response to chronic conditions and malformations in infancy.
- The healthy immigrant effect.
- The use of folk and traditionally therapeutic remedies.
The Clinical Handbook of Transcultural Infant Mental Health is an essential resource for researchers, clinicians and related professionals, and graduate students in infancy and early child development, child and school psychology, pediatrics, social work, obstetrics, and nursing.