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The Current State of Transcultural Mental Health Nursing: A Synthesis of the Literature

The Current State of Transcultural Mental Health Nursing: A Synthesis of the Literature CHAPTER 7 The Current State of Transcultural Mental Health Nursing A Synthesis of the Literature Kimberly M. Wolf, Katelin N. Umland, and Chai Lo ABSTRACT Objectives: The purpose of this chapter is to discuss the current state of trans- cultural mental health nursing and the work that has been done by nursing in this area. This chapter aims to discuss the current available literature that documents nurses’ work toward addressing barriers and ensuring nondomi- nant culture clients receive reliable and appropriate mental health care. Data Sources: A search of the published literature in English language using PubMed, MEDLINE, CINAHL, and the Cochrane databases over the past 10 years using the search words “transcultural nursing” and related terms and “mental health” and related terms was conducted by each author. Mental health nursing organi- zational websites that the authors are members of were also searched for infor- mation related to transcultural mental health nursing, as well as organizational websites the authors have known to have content related to mental health and immigrant health in the United States. Conclusion: Cultural care knowl- edge has grown due to the work of transcultural nurses. Mental health trans- cultural care knowledge, with its unique challenges, is http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Annual Review of Nursing Research Springer Publishing

The Current State of Transcultural Mental Health Nursing: A Synthesis of the Literature

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Springer Publishing
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© 2021 Springer Publishing Company
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0739-6686
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1944-4028
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10.1891/0739-6686.37.1.209
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CHAPTER 7 The Current State of Transcultural Mental Health Nursing A Synthesis of the Literature Kimberly M. Wolf, Katelin N. Umland, and Chai Lo ABSTRACT Objectives: The purpose of this chapter is to discuss the current state of trans- cultural mental health nursing and the work that has been done by nursing in this area. This chapter aims to discuss the current available literature that documents nurses’ work toward addressing barriers and ensuring nondomi- nant culture clients receive reliable and appropriate mental health care. Data Sources: A search of the published literature in English language using PubMed, MEDLINE, CINAHL, and the Cochrane databases over the past 10 years using the search words “transcultural nursing” and related terms and “mental health” and related terms was conducted by each author. Mental health nursing organi- zational websites that the authors are members of were also searched for infor- mation related to transcultural mental health nursing, as well as organizational websites the authors have known to have content related to mental health and immigrant health in the United States. Conclusion: Cultural care knowl- edge has grown due to the work of transcultural nurses. Mental health trans- cultural care knowledge, with its unique challenges, is

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Annual Review of Nursing ResearchSpringer Publishing

Published: Dec 1, 2018

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