Post Profile






Therapists more likely to call back 'Allison' than 'Lakisha' promoting services

(University of Vermont) If you leave a message with a therapist seeking mental health services you have a better chance of getting a callback that promotes care if you have a white-sounding name than a black one, according to one of the first racial audit field studies set in the context of the mental health profession.
read more

share

Related Posts


Your Chance to Win a Trip for Two in The Extra Mile Promotion From Copa Airlines

Travel / Air Travel : BoardingArea

You will have your chance to win a trip for two to any destination served by Copa Airlines and Copa Airlines Colombia when you register to participate in The Extra Mile promotion by Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 11:59 in the evening...

Dental Health Aide Therapists Can Be Part of Much-Needed Solution to Dental Care for Rural Alaskans

Health : Newswise Medical News

Dental health aide therapists may improve access to care for oral health where access to dentists is limited, according to a new study by researchers at RTI International and the School of Dentistry at the University of North Caroli...

Blacks and Latinos Seek Mental Health Care Less Often

Health : Newswise Medical News

Blacks and Latinos receive less adequate mental health care than Whites, finds a new study in Health Services Research.

Blacks with higher education and prior treatment less likely to seek mental health care

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

WASHINGTON -- Young adult blacks, especially those with higher levels of education, are significantly less likely to seek mental health services than their white counterparts, according to a study published by the American Psycholog...

Police says its forces are becoming emergency mental health services

Health : The Guardian: Health

Chiefs bringing in measures to help officers cope as Mental Health Act powers are increasingly used on Britain’s streets Police say they are being relied on as an emergency mental health service and that cuts in psychiatric provisio...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC