Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Depression Research and Treatment
Volume 2011, Article ID 195084, 3 pages

Ethnicity and Cultural Issues

1Scott & White Healthcare, Center for Applied Health Research, Central Texas Veterans Health System, Temple, TX 76502, USA
2Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
3Department of Mental Health Law & Policy, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
4Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, USA

Received 15 August 2011; Accepted 15 August 2011

Copyright © 2011 John E. Zeber et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. Mental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, supplement to Mental Health: A Report of the Surgeon General, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Md, USA, 2001.
  2. J. S. Jackson, J. M. Abelson, P. A. Berglund, B. Mezuk, M. Torres, and R. Zhang, “Ethnicity, immigration, and cultural influences on the nature and distribution of mental disorders: an examination of major depression,” in Conceptual Evolution of DSM-5, D. Regier, W. Narrow, E. Kuhl, and D. Kupfer, Eds., US: American Psychiatric Publishing, Arlington, Va, USA, 2011. View at Google Scholar
  3. D. T. Takeuchi, S. Hong, K. Gile, and M. Alegría, “Developmental contexts and mentaldisorders among Asian Americans,” Research in Human Development, vol. 4, pp. 49–69, 2007. View at Google Scholar
  4. B. A. Watkins, M. A. Cowan, and W. E. Davis, “Differential diagnosis imbalance as a race related phenomenon,” Journal of Clinical Psychology, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 267–268, 1975. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. F. C. Blow, J. E. Zeber, J. F. McCarthy, M. Valenstein, L. Gillon, and C. R. Bingham, “Ethnicity and diagnostic patterns in veterans with psychoses,” Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, vol. 39, no. 10, pp. 841–851, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. E. Brondolo, L. R. M. Hausmann, J. Jhalani et al., “Dimensions of perceived racism and self-reported health: examination of racial/ethnic differences and potential mediators,” Annals of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 42, no. 1, pp. 14–28, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  7. C. N. Yancu, “Gender differences in affective suffering among racial/ethnically diverse, community-dwelling elders,” Ethnicity and Health, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 167–184, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  8. R. L. Walker, D. Alabi, J. Roberts, and E. M. Obasi, “Ethnic group differences in reasons for living and the moderating role of cultural worldview,” Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 372–378, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. D. H. Sorkin, Q. Ngo-Metzger, J. Billimek, K. J. August, S. Greenfield, and S. H. Kaplan, “Underdiagnosed and undertreated depression among racially/ethnically diverse patients with type 2 diabetes,” Diabetes Care, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 598–600, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  10. D. D. Satre, C. I. Campbell, N. S. Gordon, and C. Weisner, “Ethnic disparities in accessing treatment for depression and substance use disorders in an integrated health plan,” International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 57–76, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. K. Bhui, N. Warfa, P. Edonya, K. McKenzie, and D. Bhugra, “Cultural competence in mental health care: a review of model evaluations,” BMC Health Services Research, vol. 7, article 15, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus