Campus Conundrum: How Providers Can Break Down Barriers to Mental Health Treatment for Minority Students
With 80% of college students reporting that the COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted their mental health and students of color twice being as likely to not seek treatment, Stephanie Pinder-Amaker, PhD, of Harvard Medical School’s McLean Hospital, explains how provider organizations can break down barriers.
The not-for-profit addiction treatment and mental healthcare provider is bringing its RecoveryGo platform to a 10th state, offering insurance-eligible virtual intensive outpatient care.
The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry announced that it has received a two-year, $32 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to address opioid and stimulant use disorders through the continuation and expansion of its national education and training network.
As endless strategies for the integration of behavioral healthcare into primary care are discussed, our focus should be on orienting healthcare in a more holistic way that considers the biopsychosocial dimensions of every health concern.