Latino Mental Health
The Latino Mental Health Program offers multimodal mental health services based on an understanding of the Latino culture and community in the United States. The Latino Mental Health Program is part of the Latino 360 Initiative, a program facilitating interdisciplinary referrals for our Spanish-speaking patients. It is also a training site for psychiatry residents who want to increase their knowledge and skills in culturally oriented health care.
- Psychiatric consultations and treatment
- Short-term, solution-oriented adult individual and group psychotherapy
- Consultations to primary care providers and other medical specialties
- Neuropsychological testing
- Teaching sessions for primary care providers
- Consultation, educational and training services to health centers, schools and other community agencies
- Information about other community resources for Spanish-speaking patients
- The BIDMC Latino Mental Health Program sponsors the "Sobremesa" luncheons for Latino providers in the community. The goal of this program is to promote education, communication and networking among providers serving the Latino community in the greater Boston area.
The Latino Mental Health Program is located in the Department of Psychiatry, Rabb 2nd Floor, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA.
Phone: 617-667-4735; Fax: 617-667-5575
Anna Katharina Trede, MD