Finding & Choosing a Latinx Therapist
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Hispanic/Latinx | NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness\. (2018). Nami.org. https://www.nami.org/Your-Journey/Identity-and-Cultural-Dimensions/Hispanic-Latinx
Latinx/Hispanic Communities | Anxiety and Depression Association of America, ADAA. (2021). Adaa.org. https://adaa.org/finding-help/hispanic-latinos
NIMH» Help for Mental Illnesses. (2021, January 26). Nih.gov. https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/find-help/index.shtml
Smith, B. L. (2018). Spanish-speaking psychologists in demand. APA.org. https://www.apa.org/monitor/2018/06/spanish-speaking
Types of Mental Health Professionals | NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness. (2020). Nami.org. https://www.nami.org/About-Mental-Illness/Treatments/Types-of-Mental-Health-Professionals
NIMH» Psychotherapies. (2021, January 26). Nih.gov. https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/psychotherapies/index.shtml
Son, Deborah. (2021). Personal Interview.
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