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APASA Presents: The Research Speaker Series "Asian Americans and Suicide"

Thursday, January 29, 2015 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

APASA PRESENTS: The Research Speaker Series

Please join us for the second talk of our series!

"Asian Americans and Suicide" 
Featuring PAU Professor Dr. Joyce Chu

Joyce Chu, Ph.D., is Associate Professor & Director Multicultural Suicide Research Center (MSRC) at Palo Alto University. She earned her B.A. and M.A. in psychology at Stanford University, her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Michigan, and did a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. Chu’s work is focused around the treatment of mood disorders in young adults, adults, and elderly populations. She has a particular emphasis on ethnic minority populations and diversity work. Her research is community-collaborative and aims to understand barriers to service use and develop culturally congruent outreach and treatment options for underserved communities.
In 2012, Dr. Chu received the APA Division 12 Samuel M. Turner Early Career Award for Distinguished Contributions to Diversity in Clinical Psychology. In 2013, she was awarded the AAPA Early Career Award from the Asian American Psychological Association (AAPA). Additionally, Dr. Chu runs the Ethnic Minority Mental Health Research Group at PAU and is an associated researcher with the Center for LGBTQ Evidence-based Applied Research Group at PAU.

WHEN:Thursday, January 29,5-7pm
WHERE: Main Campus, Wisniewski Hall
Food and drinks will be served!
Please RSVP: APASA@paloaltou.edu

Please see the event flyer here.

Location: Main Campus, Wisniewski Hall
 
 
 

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