Ingrid A. Sarmiento
Clark University
Mental healthPublic healthPsychologyPsychotherapistClinical psychology
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#1Esteban V. Cardemil (Clark University)H-Index: 18
#2Saeromi Kim (Clark University)H-Index: 4
Last. Sandra Torres (Clark University)H-Index: 1
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Abstract This paper describes the experiences of the first author and his colleagues in the development and implementation of a depression prevention program that specifically targets Latina mothers. Building on the earlier papers that highlight the underutilization of mental health services by Latinos in general, this paper will make the case that the situation is particularly concerning with regards to depression. In addition to the fact that depression is a highly prevalent disorder among Lat...
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#1Ingrid A. Sarmiento (Clark University)H-Index: 2
#2Esteban V. Cardemil (Clark University)H-Index: 18
Although extensive research has found a strong relationship between poor family functioning and depression, previous research has not examined this relationship among lowincome Latinos. In this study, we examined how family functioning may be associated with depression in a sample of low-income Latino couples. In addition, we examined how acculturative stress moderates the relationship between family functioning and depression. Our results indicate that the relationship between family functionin...
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