Latino Cultural Guide: Building Capacity to Strengthen the Well-Being of Immigrant Families and Their Children: A Prevention Strategy.
University of Minnesota. Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare.
University of Minnesota Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare.
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This is intended as an overview of selected highlights of items that are critical to understanding children and family environments of Latino immigrant groups. Through research and field interviews, the following represents general themes for the Latino culture and family dynamics. It is not meant to be exhaustive or representative of every family or group. (Author abstract)
immigrants; latinos; hispanics; cultural competency; capacity building; family characteristics; family environment; prevention