Addressing Indiana's Mental Health in Urban and Rural Populations
An exciting and timely monthly series of webinars focusing on Indiana's mental health issues in rural and urban populations.
Culturally Competent Mental Health Care 2015-2016
Applicable to any healthcare professional, students, community leaders, policy makers, and administrators, each webinar will feature expert speakers on various mental health issues specific to Indiana's populations.
Webinars in this series qualify for Category I CEU (continuing education units) for Social Workers, Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists, Marriage and Family Therapy Associates, Mental Health Counselors, Mental Health Counselor Associates, Addiction Counselors, and Clinical Addiction Counselors as outlined by the Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Board.
Webinar Attendee Tips
- Be sure to use a headset or earbuds and test your sound before the webinar begins.
- Use wired (not WiFi) Internet to connect to the webinar.
|Webinar Title/Topic||Webinar Recordings||Original Recording Date||Speaker(s)|
Read about "Understanding and Eliminating Mental Health Disparities in Underserved Populations: Empowering Providers to Take Responsibility for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS)"
|Access "Understanding and Eliminating Mental Health Disparities in Underserved Populations" webinar
Please note that this webinar discusses the professional certificate, which was offered in 2015-2016. This certificate is no longer available.
|July 14, 2015||Danielle Perkins, PhD, RN
and Sue Lindsey, BSN, RN-BC, OCN
|Access "Using Health Literacy" webinar||August 11, 2015||Sue Lindsey, BSN, RN-BC, OCN|
|Access "Latino Youth Mental Health" webinar
||September 8, 2015||
Silvia Bigatti, PhD
|Access "Amish Cultural Case Study" webinar||October 27, 2015||James Cates, PhD, ABPP|
|Access Cultural Assessment Webinar||November 4, 2015||Danielle Perkins, PhD, RN|
|Access "African-American Adolescent Depression" webinar||December 9, 2015||Halima Al-Khattab, PhD(c), RN|
|Access "Cultural Responsiveness" webinar||January 25, 2016||Barbara Pierce, PhD, LCSW|
|Access "Unseen & Unheard" webinar||February 22, 2016||Shamont Hussey, MSW|
|Access "Prison Culture" webinar||March 28, 2016||Danielle Perkins, PhD, RN|
|Access "Muslim Culture" webinar||April 19, 2016||Muhammad Abdul Saahir|
|Read about "Effective Communication at the End of Life"
NOTE: This webinar requires that you view 2 programs BEFORE viewing the webinar recording. The webinar itself will focus on a discussion of the issues presented in these videos.
|Access "Effective Communication at the End of Life" webinar||May 26, 2016||Joy Howard, MSN, RN, AGCNS-BC; Shilpee Sinha, MD, FACP|
|Access "Culture & Communication" webinar||June 23, 2016||Johanne Eliacin, PhD, HSPP|
This activity was jointly provided by Indiana University School of Nursing, Center for Professional Development and Lifelong Learning and the Indiana Family & Social Services Administration, Division of Mental Health and Addiction.
GENERAL INFORMATION PRETAINING TO MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS EPIDEMIOLOGY
- Read Parity or Disparity: The State of Mental Health in America 2015, published by Mental Health America
TOOLS TO ENHANCE HEALTH LITERACY AND COMMUNICATION AT YOUR INSTITUTION
- Medical Metaphors
- Plain Language Glossary
- Book: Teaching Patients with Low Literacy Skills for the Suitability of [written] Materials by Doak, Doak, and Root
SELECTED ARTICLES & TEXTS FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Cespedes, Y. M., & Huey, S. J. (2008). Depression in Latino adolescents. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 14(2), 168-172.
Kline, M. V., & Huff, R. M. (2007). Health promotion in multicultural populations: A handbook for practitioners and students (2nd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.
Galanti, G. (2015). Caring for patient from different cultures (5th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press.
CONTACT INFORMATION FOR EXPERTISE REGARDING VARIOUS POPULATIONS
Dr. Silvia Bigatti, Fairbanks School of Public Health @ IUPUI, 714 N. Senate Ave., Suite 214, Indianapolis, IN 46202. 317-274-6754. email@example.com (Latino Youth Mental Health)
Dr. Danielle Perkins, Indiana University School of Nursing @ IUPUI, 1111 Middle Dr. Indianapolis, IN 46202. 317-278-2010. firstname.lastname@example.org (Offender Mental Health & Reentry)