Sat, Jun 10|
Bishop Hall, room G13, VA/Medical campus
Culturally-Informed Mental Health Care of Appalachians
Please note fee information below; fees will be collected at the door.
Time & Location
Jun 10, 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM
Bishop Hall, room G13, VA/Medical campus, Johnson City, TN 37604, USA
About The Event
At the end of this workshop, the learner will be able to:
(1) Identify the historical and economic factors that set the Appalachian region apart from other rural parts of the country;
(2) Describe 3 demographic groups that have been erased from national narratives about Appalachia;
(3) Identify structural, intrapersonal, and interpersonal barriers to mental health care for people in the Appalachian region; and
(4) Create a culturally sensitive approach to the initial intake and subsequent therapeutic treatment of people in Appalachia.
Please use the ticket/registration function to register, but fees for the event will be collected at the door.
IMPA Members: $25 (Membership dues payable at door for $35)
Students: Free with valid student ID
IMPA Summer 2023 Diversity CE
We will be collecting fees for the event at the door. Fees: IMPA Members: $25 (Membership dues payable at door for $35) Non-members: $75 Students: Free with valid student ID Looking forward to seeing you there!