Return to home page
Searching: Otterbein library catalog
Record 3 of 10
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
Title Contemporary mental health issues among African Americans / edited by Debra A. Harley, John Milton Dillard.
Imprint Alexandria, VA : American Counseling Association, c2005.

Subject African Americans -- Mental health.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 1975-
African American families.
Cultural psychiatry -- United States.
Mental health services -- United States.
African Americans -- psychology.
Mental Health.
Cultural Characteristics.
Mental Health Services.
Race Relations -- psychology.
Socioeconomic Factors.
United States.
United States -- Race relations -- Psychological aspects.
Alt Name Harley, Debra A.
Dillard, John M.
Description xx, 336 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The scope of mental health and African Americans / John Milton Dillard -- The African American family / Lynda Brown Wright and Anita Fernander -- African American women and mental health / Patricia Bethea-Whitfield -- Understanding mental illness among African American males : risk factors and treatment parameters / Travis A. Gayles, Reginald J. Alston, and David Staten -- Marital status : female-male relationships of African Americans / Deneese Jones -- Mental health challenges of the African American elderly : issues, intervention and cultural considerations / Renee A. Middleton ... [et al.] -- African American lesbians, gay, and bisexual persons / Todd A. Savage and Debra A. Harley -- Let the choir say "amen" : the impact of intra-group perceptions on African Americans with hiv/aids / Marva Nelson -- African Americans and substance abuse / Debra A. Harley -- Biracial and multiracial identity : influence on self-identity as African American / Madonna G. Constantine, Marie L. Miville, and Mai M. Kindaichi -- Cultural characteristics of the African American community / Keith B. Wilson --
Perceptions of African Americans regarding mental health counseling / Charlotte G. Dixon and Kim Vaz -- The impact of violence, crime, and gangs in the African American community / Rosalind Harris -- The black church : a strength-based approach / Debra A. Harley -- Collaborators : mental health and public health in the African American community / Erma Jean Lawson and Ye Jung Kim -- Community mental health and African Americans / Ellen Fabian and Yolanda Edwards -- Selective intervention in counseling African Americans with disabilities / Elias Mpofu -- Mental health assessment with African American children and adolescents / Jo Anne Rainey and Theresa Nowak -- African Americans' spirituality and religion in counseling and psychotherapy / John Milton Dillard and Betty Brown-Smith -- African Americans and indigenous counseling / Debra A. Harley -- Ethical implications in mental health counseling with African Americans / Carolyn W. Rollins -- Conclusions and implications for future practice and research / John Milton Dillard.
ISBN 1556202369 (alk. paper)
9781556202360 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 55947952