There is compelling evidence that different racial and ethnic
groups experience mental illness in unique ways. In order to maximize
the value of treatment, clinicians must attend to these differences.
In a comfortable supportive environment, Clínica
Latina provides the best behavioral healthcare specifically
oriented to Hispanic clients.
Clínica Latina is a
collaboration of University Behavioral Health Services and Robert
Wood Johnson Medical School, divisions of the University of Medicine
and Dentistry of New Jersey, UMDNJ to further improve mental health
services to Latinos.
Clients access Clínica Latina
to make initial appointments by calling a toll free, dedicated line
answered by Spanish speaking staff:
1- 888 34AYUDA
Spanish speaking staff are available from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday
to Friday. After hours and on weekends translators are available
on the line. The staff are also prepared to handle emergencies for