Cultural Considerations and Treatment Complications

  • Stuart J. Spendlove
  • Carolyn T. Jackson
  • Joaquin P. Borrego
Part of the Series in Anxiety and Related Disorders book series (SARD)


As ethnic and racial minority groups continue to grow (United States Bureau of the Census, 2005), the field of clinical psychology must meet the mental health needs in a culturally appropriate manner. Despite the acknowledgement of the need for culturally relevant responses, the Surgeon General reports that ethnic minority members.


Anxiety Disorder Ethnic Minority Anxiety Sensitivity Ethnic Minority Group Racial Minority 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stuart J. Spendlove
    • 1
  • Carolyn T. Jackson
    • 1
  • Joaquin P. Borrego
    • 1
  1. 1.Texas Tech UniversityLubbockUSA

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