Issues in minority health: assessment and strategies for intervention

Sharla Sharma (Professor of Psychology at the North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, Greensboro, North Carolina 27411, USA)

Equal Opportunities International

ISSN: 0261-0159

Publication date: 1 June 2001

Abstract

Attempts to shed light on the mental health needs of ethnic minorities and the inadequacies of the existing mental health needs for them. Considers the drawbacks in the delivery system and provides guidelines for improved assessment, treatment, treatment strategies and preventative measures. Uses analysis of recent psychological and sociological developments in the field of mental health.

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Sharma, S. (2001), "Issues in minority health: assessment and strategies for intervention", Equal Opportunities International, Vol. 20 No. 4, pp. 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1108/02610150110786615

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MCB UP Ltd

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