My Family, My Self Paperback / softback
As Latinos, we celebrate and rely upon family, finding strength and support in traditions passed down over many generations.
Adapting to our new home and navigating the many psychological, social, and cultural aspects of living in America can be overwhelming at times.
That's why experts from Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio (CLUES) have created My Family, My Self, a user-friendly guide specifically geared for Latinos, to share their firsthand knowledge of the Latino culture and expertise in behavioural health.
In this guide, the staff at CLUES offer several success stories from a variety of Latino families that they have encountered in more than thirty years of community service experience.In My Family, My Self you will find information on:The importance of emotions, intimacy, and communication in personal relationships.Key life issues such as parenting, gender identity, and aging.Alcohol and drug abuse, prevention, and treatment.Ways of contributing to your family and society through education, work, and financial stability.The value of spirituality and morals in maintaining a sense of personal and family well-being.Select passages are bilingual.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Hazelden Information & Educational Services
- Publication Date: 05/01/2014
- Category: Hispanic & Latino studies
- ISBN: 9781616495329