Psychiatry Update Series: Cultural Diversity & Mental Health Care (RP1505A)

Dallas, TX US
May 30, 2015

This course will increase participants’ knowledge of the impact of cultural diversity on mental health care.

Target Audience

This course is designed for psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses, LPCs, social workers, chaplains, residents, fellows, students, and other professionals interested in learning about cultural diversity and the impact of diversity issues on mental health care.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this symposium, the participants should be able to link the educational objectives to Core Competencies (Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, Practice-Based Learning, System-Based Practice, Inter-Disciplinary Teams and Quality Improvement) and be able to:

  • Explain what is meant by the term “diversity”
  • Identify and explore the concept of cultural humility (“knowing what you don’t know”)
  • Evaluate your personal worldview and its impact on patient care.
  • Examine how various diversity issues can impact treatment
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.50 AMA
  • 6.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/30/2015 - 9:00am CDT
Event ends: 
05/30/2015 - 5:00pm CDT
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75235
United States

Course Directors

Adam Brenner, MD
Associate Professor & Distinguished Teaching Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center
Director of Residency Training & Vice Chair for Education in the Department of Psychiatry

Laura Howe-Martin, PhD
Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center
Associate Director of Continuing
Education in the Department of Psychiatry

Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


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  1. Create an account by selecting the "create an account" link at the bottom of the page or "log-in" to your existing account.
  2. Return to this course page, select the designated fee and click on "add to cart" at the bottom of the page.
  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.

Available Credit

  • 6.50 AMA
  • 6.50 Attendance


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