Findings From The Minority Mental Health Month Twitter Chat

The National Institute of Minority and Mental Health Disparities[NIMHD] co-hosted a Twitter chat in observance of Minority Mental Health Month with Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health, and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration[SAMHSA] on July 12. The #MinorityMH chat addressed the mental health of adults in […]

Why Build Cultural Competency to Effectively Engage With Diversity

According to 2013 U.S. Census data: • 48 percent of children under the age of 18 were members of racial/ethnic groups other than non-Hispanic white. • Of this group, Hispanics represented the largest racial/ethnic group (24 percent), followed by non-Hispanic blacks (14 percent) and non-Hispanic Asians (5 percent). • Hispanics also are a fast-growing racial/ethnic […]