Counseling Latinos and la familia

A Practical Guide

by Azara L. (Lourdes) Santiago-Rivera, Patricia Arrendondo, Maritza Gallardo-Cooper

Series: Multicultural Aspects of Counseling And Psychotherapy

Counseling Latinos and la familia provides an integrated approach to understanding Latino families and increasing competency for counselors and other mental health professional who work with Latinos and their families. It provides essential background information about the Latino population and the family unit, which is so central to Latino culture, including the diversity of various Spanish-speaking groups, socio-political issues, and changing family forms. The book also includes practical counseling strategies, focusing on the multicultural competencies approach. 


  • SAGE Publications; December 2001
  • ISBN: 9781452222066
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Counseling Latinos and la familia
  • Series: Multicultural Aspects of Counseling And Psychotherapy
  • Author: Azara L. (Lourdes) Santiago-Rivera; Patricia Arrendondo; Maritza Gallardo-Cooper
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications, Inc

In The Press

"This book is a truly practical guide for counselors or clinicians interested in serving Latino or Hispanic families."