Community, Nonprofits and Businesses sharing Information
Time: May 28, 2013 from 11:30am to 1:30pm
Location: At the Boardroom Agency on Aging of South Central CT
Street: One Long Wharf Dr
City/Town: New Haven
Website or Map: http://www.aoapartnerships.or…
Event Type: awareness, education, and, advocacy.
Organized By: Janet Perez
Latest Activity: May 23, 2013
Let's Talk Facts about Mental Health In The Hispanic/Latino
Santería, Curanderismo and Culture
Dr. Francisco Lopez affiliated with The Latino Mental Health Interest Group at Yale and the CMHC Hispanic Clinic
About Stigma surrounding mental illness, and lack of knowledge regarding mental health disorders and treatments, also may play a role in lower utilization of mental health services.
¨ Mental Health Stigma in the Latino Community
¨ What religious and spiritual interventions may be useful for individuals and their families?
¨ The Concept of Locura in Latino Populations