Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Mental Health Service Use of Latinx Youth: Identification of Need and Patterns of Care

Omar G. Gudiño, PhD
Associate Professor
Clinical Child Psychology Program
Department of Psychology
Univ. of Kansas College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • Describe patterns of mental health service use in Latinx youth
  • Identify barriers to care at the individual, family, and systemic level
  • Discuss differences in caregiver and provider perceptions of need
  • List individual, cultural, and family factors associated with unmet mental health need for internalizing problems
  • Discuss ways to modify assessment and engagement strategies to address unmet internalizing mental health needs in Latinx youth


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are intended only for an audience of medical professionals.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be available for licensed physicians participating in this activity. You must attend this event and sign in to qualify for CME credit.

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Wednesday, February 24 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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