05 August 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Leave the Stigmas Behind

If I labeled you as, “crazy,” “stupid,” “lazy,” “incompetent,” “a monster,” or “a drama queen,” I would venture to guess that you would not find that flattering. As children we might be told, “Sticks and stones may break our bones…”, and hurtful words are not a big deal. What that childhood mantra does not take […]

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12 July 2012 ~ 0 Comments

WEBINAR ON MENTAL ILLNESS IN THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY

Deep, Dark, Secret A Closer Look at Mental Illness in the African American Community Free Web Conference Tuesday, July 31st at 1:30pm CDT CEUs Available ($10 fee per person) Please join us Tuesday, July 31st, at 1:30PM CDT for a free web conference called, Deep, Dark, Secret:  A Closer Look at Mental Illness in the African American […]

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09 December 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Building Health Equity in Kansas City – Presentations now available online

The Building Health Equity in Kansas City meeting  took place on December 7, 2011 at the Kauffman Conference Center in Kansas City. Around 90 health care stakeholders from the Kansas City area participated in discussions about health care disparities experienced by individuals who are newcomers to the region (immigrants and refugees), who have underlying mental […]

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