Improving the Mental Health of Sex Trafficking Survivors Through the Understanding of Historical and Structural Factors that Underlie Our Response to Sex Trafficking
This workshop will explore the historical and structural factors underlying our response to human trafficking and will provide practical tools for recognizing trafficking and providing appropriate trauma-informed care and referrals.
Lost in Transition: Addressing Unmet Needs and Strategies to Improve African American Patients with ADHD throughout the Life Cycle
This talk will explore the disparities in ADHD treatment and care specific to African American community through scientific data and case vignettes.
The Interplay of Racism and Disparities in Black Patients with Severe Mental Illness
Discussion of the literature that characterizes the racial health disparities faced by Black patients with Severe Mental Illness (SMI).
Navigating the Disparities in Addiction Treatment & The Justice System
Co-occurring disorders complicate the individualized treatment plans for clients with a primary substance use disorder. This already complex case is further confounded when law enforcement and legal systems enter the picture.