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.
- Please note that recorded webinars require the use of Flash Player so may not play on devices that don't support Flash or if your Flash Player is outdated.
|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
Read about "Using Health Literacy to Help Others Understand"
|Access "Using Health Literacy" webinar||August 11, 2015||Sue Lindsey, BSN, RN-BC, OCN|
Read about "Latino Youth Mental Health"
|Access "Latino Youth Mental Health" webinar
||September 8, 2015||
Silvia Bigatti, PhD
Read about "Amish Cultural Case Study"
|Access "Amish Cultural Case Study" webinar||October 27, 2015||James Cates, PhD, ABPP|
Read about "Cultural Assessment"
|Access Cultural Assessment Webinar||November 4, 2015||Danielle Perkins, PhD, RN|
Read about "African-American Adolescent Depression"
|Access "African-American Adolescent Depression" webinar||December 9, 2015||Halima Al-Khattab, PhD(c), RN|
Read about "Cultural Responsiveness and Professional Issues in Rural Practice"
|Access "Cultural Responsiveness" webinar||January 25, 2016||Barbara Pierce, PhD, LCSW|
Read about "Unseen & Unheard: Understanding and Serving the LGBTQ Community"
|Access "Unseen & Unheard" webinar||February 22, 2016||Shamont Hussey, MSW|
Read about "Prison Culture & the Impacts to Mental Health & Addiction During Reentry Among Young Urban African American Men"
|Access "Prison Culture" webinar||March 28, 2016||Danielle Perkins, PhD, RN|
Read about "Muslim Culture and Mental Health"
|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.
.75 CEU awarded to those who view the entire recorded webinar and complete the recorded webinar evaluation.
|Access "Effective Communication at the End of Life" webinar||May 26, 2016||Joy Howard, MSN, RN, AGCNS-BC; Shilpee Sinha, MD, FACP|
Read about "Culture & Communication: The Promise of Shared Decision-Making to Improve Patient-Provider Communication Among Minority Patients"
|Access "Culture & Communication" webinar||June 23, 2016||Johanne Eliacin, PhD, HSPP|
This activity is 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.
The certificate is no longer available. The information below is for reference for those who earned the certificate in June 2016.
Certificate in Culturally Competent Mental Health Care 2015 - 2016
Addressing Indiana's Mental Health in Urban and Rural Populations Certificate
Upon completion of certificate requirements, participants will be able to:
- Discuss principles of cultural competency practice in mental health settings
- Describe mental health disparities across populations in the state of Indiana
- Apply cultural competency principles to provision of care in the mental health setting
Requirements for Certificate Completion:
- Participation in at least 6 of the 12 webinars offered between July 2015-June 2016
- Completion of evaluation for all webinars attended
- Participation in the annual conference on June 6, 2016 at the IUPUI Campus Center
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)
All webinars are free.
The number of CEUs offered for each webinar will vary; the information is shown in the table along with the information on each webinar's topic.
CEUs for these webinars will end on December 31, 2016
Successful Completion of the Continuing Education (CE) Activity
Continuing nursing education (CNE) is not offered for the webinar series.
The webinars qualify for Category I CEU (continuing education units, number of CEUs per webinar will vary) 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.
In order to receive CEUs for these activities you must attend the entire webinar and complete the online evaluation at the end of the webinar.