Latino Family Objectives

For Latino people, the household plays a key position in their culture and values. Their people are frequently close-knit and support one another through hardship, so much so that Latino parents may have multiple jobs to help keep their people afloat. The children are frequently expected to work hard in school, which can put strain on them, as well as financially supporting their extended people.

Although this is a good thing about the community, it can also cause the members of the family to experience high levels of stress. Familism is the term used to describe a set of values, behaviors, and values that emphasize the needs of the family above those of the personal This can include putting the needs of the household before your own, maintaining close-knit connections, and adhering to traditional gender roles.

A number of issues can result from this, including increased family issue and mental health problems. For instance, a presenting scholar at a sociologists symposium at my neighborhood neighborhood college pointed out how she was less likely to shift to a four-year institution partly as a result of the pressure to stay with her family and uphold the norms of the family. This kind of pressure has the ability to have an effect on the mental health of children and adolescents. It can lead to a complicated identity struggle.

According to a recent study, multiculturalism and social help were predictive of relatives parenting styles and were related to lower amounts of family conflict. The study emphasizes the need to create culturally appropriate interventions that include interpersonal support to shield children from household stressors.