LETTER FROM ARMANDO R. FAVAZZA, M.D., Section of General Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Uni versity of Missouri-Columbia, Three Hospital Drive, Columbia, Missouri 65201, U.S.A

@article{1986LETTERFA,
  title={LETTER FROM ARMANDO R. FAVAZZA, M.D., Section of General Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Uni versity of Missouri-Columbia, Three Hospital Drive, Columbia, Missouri 65201, U.S.A},
  author={},
  journal={Transcultural Psychiatry},
  year={1986},
  volume={23},
  pages={86 - 91}
}
  • Published 1 March 1986
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Transcultural Psychiatry
DiNicola’s review set me to thinking about questions that get to the core of some basic cultural’ psychiatric notions. DiNicola states, &dquo;Because no therapeutic approach has been able to incorporate its cultural observations, the research generated by transcultural psychiatry has had little clinical impact&dquo;; in family theory, however, cultural factors are &dquo;real data&dquo;, and in family therapy &dquo;culture and ethnicity are differences that make a therapeutic difference&dquo… 

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