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77 - Mental Health in Latinx Culture (feat. Yesenia Reta)

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This week, Robert is sick but hopes you can’t hear it on the recording. (That’s not mentioned in the episode anywhere, it just seemed like a good way to start the note.) We’re joined by Yesenia Reta, LCSW, who practices as a Christian therapist in Florida. She talks about how she views faith & mental health working together, how growing up in a Mexican family shaped her view of mental health, and some barriers she sees her Hispanic clients facing when trying to get treatment.

Things we mention in this episode/other resources:

- the Latinx Therapy website, which includes a therapist directory, the podcast, and more resources
- Yesenia’s episode of the Latinx Therapy podcast in English (‘Anxiety 101’) and Spanish (‘Viviendo con Ansiedad’)

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Intro/Outro music for this episode is ‘Fall Down’ by Rivers & Robots.