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Cultural and Linguistic Competence

SSHS Project Directors' Consortia Conference

August 02, 2010
Bethesda, Maryland

The 2-day PD Consortia Conference is held August 2-3, 2010, at the Doubletree Bethesda Hotel and Executive Meeting Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

Understanding Depression Across Cultures

Family Connections Project at Children's Hospital Boston

This report describes a comprehensive approach to strengthening the capacity of Early Head Start and Head Start staff in dealing with parental depression.

Mental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity

Department of Health and Human Services

This report is an outgrowth of the 1999 report, Mental Health: A Report of the Surgeon General, the first Surgeon General

Cultural Competency: A Practical Guide for Mental Health Service Providers

The University of Texas at Austin

This guide offers mental health professionals a better understanding of the factors which can affect their counseling and suggests ways to improve and enrich services for their ethnically diverse c

Serving Everyone at the Table: Strategies for Enhancing the Availability of Culturally Competent Mental Health Services

University of South Florida

This monograph aims to increase awareness of the impact of culture on the availability of mental health services with the goal of improving services for culturally/racially diverse families in ways

The Importance of Cultural and Linguistic Competence (CLC) in Our Work With Safe Schools/Healthy Students

Project Director Consortia March 2010
March 16, 2010 - 9:00am - 10:15am

Going Deeper into CLC

Project Director Consortia March 2010
March 16, 2010 - 10:30am - 11:45am

This informal session is a follow-up to the CLC plenary and provides an opportunity to explore cultural and linguistic competence in more detail.

Tribal Communities: Creating the Foundations for Healthy Communities, Hopeful Children, and Better Tomorrows

Date/Time (ET): 
January 27, 2010 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

This Webinar focuses on how culturally-driven tribal initiatives are helping create healthy communities, hopeful children, and a better tomorrow.

Facing Our Future: Children in the Aftermath of Immigration Enforcement

The Urban Institute

This report examines the consequences of parental arrest, detention, and deportation on children in six locations across the country.

Moving From Theory to Practice: A Practical Orientation to Culturally Competent Services for Children and Families

Project LAUNCH Grantee Meeting
January 14, 2010 - 12:15pm - 1:30pm

Effective delivery of mental health services to children and families requires an understanding of the context and dynamics of the culture in which they live.