Dec. 17 Diversity Dialogue - Disparities in Mental Health Care

November 14, 2014

The Institute, in conjunction with the American Hospital Association, will host a 60-minute webinar, "Disparities in Mental Health Care Among Diverse Populations", on Wednesday, Dec. 17 at 2 p.m. ET.*


Melba J.T. Vasquez, Ph.D., a past president of the American Psychological Association and psychologist in independent practice will describe how mental and behavioral health is especially a critical and frequently unaddressed issue for racial and ethnic minority communities. Dr. Vasquez will describe how mental health services impacts patient care and share knowledge, skills and attitudes that may help providers promote increase in utilization of mental health services by racial/ethnic minorities.  This topic was originally presented at "Equity: Moving Beyond Diversity", the Institute's National Leadership and Education Conference.


To register for this webinar, click here.


* Participation in this webinar is by express written invitation of the AHA only. Unauthorized participants, and/or any party that aids and abets such unauthorized participants, may be subject to criminal and civil penalties under both state and federal law, including the Electronic Communication Privacy Act.

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