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By Robert L. Smith, R. Esteban Montilla

ISBN-10: 0203956338

ISBN-13: 9780203956335

ISBN-10: 0415951097

ISBN-13: 9780415951098

For the Latino inhabitants, the family members bond is strong and enduring. family members serves because the fundamental resource of aid, care, tips, and therapeutic; all problems that come up for somebody are surmounted jointly. hence, a practitioner operating with a Latino purchaser needs to achieve the belief and admire of the family members so that it will perform therapy successfully. she or he needs to primarily develop into part of that relatives to inspire participants to percentage their concerns with out the worry of breaching the arrogance of the relatives. Counseling and kin remedy with Latino Populations is helping the therapist to hitch the Latino family members with the intention to establish and discover the problems that threaten their welfare. With this basic precept because the foundation, the book's editors and members write chapters that concentrate on paintings with young ones and kids, workforce counseling and substance abuse counseling. They include particular case reviews, tools, and methods for intervention and supply perception into the cultural relevance in the back of every one instance. This e-book is an important source for therapists operating with Latino consumers who desire to provide potent suggestions whereas carrying on with to price the integrity of kinfolk culture.

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Maria’s mother was born in Ohio to Mexican migrant workers and considers herself a devoted Roman Catholic. Pedro’s parents are from Nicaragua and practice the Protestant faith (Moravian). Pedro’s father is very proud of his Amerindian Miskito origin and takes time to share stories about his Native American and African ancestors with his grandchildren. Pedro’s mother was born in Managua, where they are still living. Both families see each other at least once a year. indb 27 11/8/05 8:33:22 AM 28 Counseling and Family Therapy with Latino Populations Maria and Pedro met in Boston while attending college and married right after completing their degrees.

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