The current booklet: The Experience of Being a Non-Latinx Mental Health Professional Who Works with Latinx Clients: Providing Appropriate Transcultural Care is designed to provide means to increase health equity among Latinx populations.
The main purpose is to:
Describe approaches to recruit non-Latinx providers in our efforts to address Latinx health and behavioral health inequities.
Provide strategies to increase the competency and proficiency of all providers who work with Latinx communities.
Describe cultural themes to consider while providing mental health services for Hispanic and Latinx clients to increase practitioner’s cultural responsiveness. Identify strategies to approach mental health services for non-Latinx mental health providers.