Disparities in Mental Health Care: Closing the Gap in AAPI Communities

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 7:00pm
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During Mental Health Awareness Month, Palo Alto University will focus on the issue of eliminating disparities in mental health care, particularly as it relates to Asian American, Black or African American, Latinx and other marginalized populations. Join PAU President O’Connor and leading psychology and counseling faculty for important conversations addressing the need for culturally and linguistically competent mental health services. 
Disparities in Mental Health Care: Closing the Gap in AAPI Communities
Premiering on Facebook and YouTube: May 13 at 7pm*
Reaching and providing effective mental health services to the AAPI community requires knowledge about and cultural responsiveness across a wide array of beliefs and practices. Professors Joyce Chu, PhD and Shreya Vaishnav, PhD will join PAU President Maureen O’Connor to discuss urgent mental health needs and important approaches to addressing mental health and service disparities in underserved Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities. 
Mental Health Resources
For Mental Health Awareness Month, please visit our mental health resource page. It offers resources for a wide variety of communities, national mental health resources, webinars, podcasts and more.
*To watch the premiere, register on Eventbrite
Location: Online
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