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Posts tagged “Stigma”


(English) 3/1/12-How Stigma Hurts Us

1 marzo, 2012 | Leave a Comment



(English) 1/12/2012 – Study: 30 Percent of Latinas suffer from Perinatal Depression

12 enero, 2012 | 1 Comment

  Blog Home In 2009, Postpartum Support International conducted a study that examined the incidence of Perinatal Mood Disorders among Latina women. The study found that around 32% of pregnant Latinas experience depressive symptoms congruent with PPMD, while 36% of pregnant Mexican females experience PPMD symptoms. This shocking number is nearly double the percentage of the … [Read More…]


(English) 11/7/2011 – Barriers to Treatment in the Latino Community

7 noviembre, 2011

  Blog Home According to this article, depression and other mental health disorders affect an equal portion of both Latinos and whites. Research has shown that while up to 60 percent of non-Hispanic whites actively seek treatment when suffering from mental illness, only 36 percent of people of Hispanic descent will reach out for treatment … [Read More…]


(English) 10/17/11 – Breaking Down Mainstream Stigma

17 octubre, 2011 | 1 Comment

Disculpa, pero esta entrada está disponible sólo en English.