By Chris Blazina,David S. Shen-Miller
This textual content is the 1st to supply a contextual realizing of the medical concerns that impact males and masculinity throughout quite a lot of cultural and nationwide settings. It demonstrates that gender can now not be considered as an remoted attribute; in an period of elevated globalization, psychological well-being pros have to take ethnic and cultural concerns into consideration to supply enough deal with male sufferers. various overseas views are provided by means of the contributing authors, authorities from international locations similar to Australia, Argentina, Denmark, Canada, India, eire, and South Africa, on theoretical and scientific strategies for operating with males. Their chapters additionally supply perception into the socio-cultural contexts for counseling males in and from their respective international locations through exploring the ways that "being a guy" is socially outlined, what detailed demanding situations males face, and the way those demanding situations might be negotiated inside their particular cultural settings. themes addressed will comprise boyhood notions of manhood, courting matters and tool, fatherhood, and men’s physique snapshot around the existence span. this article is going to eventually allow psychological health and wellbeing practitioners to have a greater realizing of the way to paintings extra successfully with male clients.
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An International Psychology of Men: Theoretical Advances, Case Studies, and Clinical Innovations (The Routledge Series on Counseling and Psychotherapy with Boys and Men) by Chris Blazina,David S. Shen-Miller