Talking Therapies for Asian People


About this resource

This PDF resource, produced by Mental Health Programmes Limited (Te Pou), provides information about traditional Asian beliefs about mental illness and sources of support which can differ from the assumptions that underlie Western models of talking therapy, a guide intended as a starting point of gathering information on the delivery of talking therapies for Asian communities.

Citation information


Published in July 2010 by Te Pou o Te Whakaaro Nui

Mental Health Programmes Limited

PO Box 108-244, Symonds Street, Auckland, New Zealand

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ISBN 978-1-877537-53-0

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