Disparities in Mental Health Care Among Diverse Populations
Call Held on December 17, 2014
On behalf of the American Hospital Association and the Institute for Diversity in Health Management, we invite you to join us for a presentation and discussion on health disparities in mental health services among diverse populations.
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.