Priority issues in Latino mental health services research.

  title={Priority issues in Latino mental health services research.},
  author={William Armando Vega and Steven Regeser L{\'o}pez},
  journal={Mental health services research},
  volume={3 4},
This paper identifies issues and trends affecting the quality and comprehensiveness of Latino mental health research and services. These issues include current patterns of need and services use, rapid expansion of the Latino population, extraordinary rates of uninsured, social and language barriers to care, transformation in treatment science and technology, and the sheer complexity and rapid changes in the delivery system. Progress in the field requires coordination and investments from both… CONTINUE READING


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