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Beyond Just a “Phase:” Acknowledging the Role of Diversity and Culture in Mental Health

September 26, 2016
In a piece for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s New Connections blog,  Abt’s Tara Earl writes about her family’s experience when her brother was diagnosed with schizophrenia and reflects on the role that diversity and culture play in mental health. She calls for a “shared understanding about what is required to deliver the right type of care to the right people at the right time.”

Tara concludes that we must be “steadfast in our plan to create a society where everyone, regardless of their culture and background, is equipped with the knowledge, services, and support to lead healthy lives.”

Read more at New Connections.