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Featured ASHP members who support our society’s endeavors.


-SEPB (sociedad Espanola de Psiquiatria Biologica)
- Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research
- American Psychiatric Association

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Thank you for your interest in the American Society of Hispanic Psychiatry. We hope you will explore our website and find the information provided helpful.

The American Society of Hispanic Psychiatry (ASHP) fosters multidisciplinary collaborations in mental health treatment with a particular focus on Latino Populations. Members are psychiatrists, psychologists, and other mental health workers.

The mission of our organization is:

1. To promote research, professional education and clinical activities in the field of mental health through the participation and collaboration of Hispanic psychiatrists, psychologists and other mental health professionals in the United States, Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal.

2. To work together for the continuous improvement of diagnostic, therapeutic, rehabilitative and general health care of persons suffering from mental illness, intellectual or developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders.

3. To promote the collaborative process between Hispanic mental health professionals and other Latino organizations for the good of all Hispanic patients in the United States, Latin America, Caribbean, Span and Portugal.

4. To facilitate the dissemination of state-of-the-art knowledge and techniques to improve service delivery and policy that may improve the well being of Latinos.

5. To advocate for policies based on the best available scientific evidence that aim to eliminate the health disparities prevalent in Latino and other minority populations.

6. To support Latino patients, families and communities in the promotion of wellness and inclusion initiatives.

It is our hope to continue to grow our membership. We invite you, our members to invite any other professionals who might share our common interest in promoting our mission. If you are not a current member of the ASHP, please see the membership portion of our website to find out how you can become a member today!

 
   


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Established 1960  


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The American Society of Hispanic Psychiatry: Clinical & Academic Mental Health Professionals United
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