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Preventing Adolescent Depression and Suicide Among Latinas: Resilience Research and Theory Andrea J. Romero

Preventing Adolescent Depression and Suicide Among Latinas: Resilience Research and Theory

Andrea J. Romero

Published September 20th 2013
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82 pages
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Since the 1960s,in comparison to other ethnic and gender groups?,a higher rate of depression and suicide ideationhas been documented for Latina girls. This Brief offers a concise summary of contemporary research on this critical topic.Among theMoreSince the 1960s, in comparison to other ethnic and gender groups?, a higher rate of depression and suicide ideation has been documented for Latina girls. This Brief offers a concise summary of contemporary research on this critical topic.Among the considerations are the influence of bullying, families, immigration, and culture on Latina adolescent mental health. Presenting cutting-edge multiracial feminist frameworks for new and existing empirical findings, this book serves to guide the future research agenda on this topic. Clinical recommendations are also included.