Diversity Resources


Videos


    "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

     Reports on Disparities

     Women's Mental Health Issue Paper, 2009

     Hatian Mental Health Forum, 2010                

     List of References on Mental Health Disparities

     Overview of Diversity at APA

     APA Action Plan for Reducing Mental Health Disparities

     APA Position Statements on Minorities/Disparities

     Key Federal Reports on Diversity

Curricula

     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

    African Americans                                        American Indians/Alaska Natives

    Asian Americans                                          Latinos/Hispanics

    Diverse Populations

Brochures for specific population groups

         African                 Asian Americans/       American Indians/       Hispanics/             Gays/Lesbians/
      Americans             Pacific Islanders           Alaska Natives            Latinos                        Bisexuals

                                                   

"10 Things You can do to Eliminate Disparities"

Other Cultural Competence and Diversity Resources