Diversity Resources


    "Mental Health: A Guide for African Americans and Their Families"
     (view video online or order copies)

     "Mental Health: A Guide for Latinos and Their Families
     (view video online or order copies). More information

      "Real Psychiatry: Doctors in Action" - a video about the
      psychiatry profession (view video online or order copies)

      Haitian Mental Health Summit - Highlights from the
      June meeting.


     Reports on Disparities

     Women's Mental Health Issue Paper, 2009

     Hatian Mental Health Forum, 2010                

     List of References on Mental Health Disparities

     APA Action Plan for Reducing Mental Health Disparities

     APA Position Statements on Minorities/Disparities

     Key Federal Reports on Diversity


     Course on Depression Treatment in Primary Care

     Ethnic Minority Elderly Curriculum

    Working with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Patients
    (from Association of Gay and Lesbian Psychiatrists (AGLP)/Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (GAP),
     includes module on Diversity/People of Color)

    An Integrative Approach to Cultural Competence in the Psychiatric Curriculum. Fung, K; Andermann, L; and Lo, H. 
    Academic Psychiatry 2008; 32:272–282

    Diversity and Cultural Competency Curriculum for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Training. American
    Assocation for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

    A Four-Year Model Curriculum on Culture, Gender, LGBT, Religion, and Spirituality for General Psychiatry
    Residency Training Programs in the United States. Lim, RF; Koike, AK; Gellerman, DM; Seritan, AL; Servis, ME; 
    Lu, FG.2010

Fact sheets on disparities among specific population groups

Brochures for specific population groups



Asian Americans/
Pacific Islanders


American Indians/
Alaska Natives










"10 Things You can do to Eliminate Disparities"

Other Cultural Competence and Diversity Resources