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Saving Young Latinas

Luis H. Zayas

in Latinas Attempting Suicide

Published in print April 2011 | ISBN: 9780199734726
Published online May 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199894826 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199734726.003.0008
Saving Young Latinas

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This final chapter discusses several modalities through which young Latinas can be treated after a suicide attempts. Ideas for prevention programs in schools are also included. The utility of individual psychotherapy and family therapy are reviewed and suggestions made to make these sensitive to the Hispanic family and their daughters.

Keywords: ritual; support group; intervention; education; communication

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