Luis R Torres
Affiliation: Washington University
- Assessing psychosocial stressors among Hispanic outpatients: does clinician ethnicity matter?Luis R Torres
George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, 1 Brookings Dr, Campus Box 1093, Saint Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
Psychiatr Serv 59:690-2. 2008..When the patient and provider are of different cultures, the clinician may not properly understand and identify stressors. This study explored clinician ethnicity and identification of stressors...
- Diagnostic, symptom, and functional assessments of Hispanic outpatients in community mental health practiceLuis H Zayas
Washington University in St Louis, Campus Box 1196, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
Community Ment Health J 45:97-105. 2009..Findings match past research with Hispanic patients and raise questions about diagnostic reliability in multi-cultural community mental health practice...
- Diagnosing co-occurring substance-related disorders: agreement between SCID, Hispanic clinicians, and Non-Hispanic cliniciansLuis R Torres
Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 68:1655-62. 2007..We explored the degree to which Hispanic and non-Hispanic clinicians agreed with each other and with the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV-TR, Research Version (SCID) when diagnosing co-occurring substance-related disorders...