Acercamiento: An Exposure-Based Treatment for Phobic and Anxiety Disorders in Latino Youth

Nancy Gonzales (Inventor), Armando Pina (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


Over the past 10 years a number of randomized clinical trials have been funded and published reporting onf the efficacy of protocols for the delivering cognitive and behavioral procedures to ameliorate anxiety and fear (e.g. the Coping Cat available from workbook publishing). Because there is no culturally sensitive protocol for teaching Latino youth and families to cope with anxiety and fear, the appended manual was created and iscurretnly undergoing empirical validation with external funding support from the Institute of Mental Health Research.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Publication statusPublished - Sep 8 2006


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