As of 2020, Latinx/Hispanic individuals comprised 18.9% of the total U.S. population according to the U.S. Census. Individuals who are Latinx may come from different backgrounds and there is diversity within diversity. Dr. Ortiz will present three acculturation models and four acculturation strategies impacting mental health treatment. She will also present case examples and ethical considerations. Dr. Ortiz will discuss the importance of cultural humility and will identify barriers to the effective delivery of mental health services for Latinx populations.