The Psychological Origins of Stigma & Bias

Mindspring Mental Health Alliance

Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (UTC)

Registration Required

Hosts

Mindspring Mental Health Alliance

Languages

English
English

Channels

Mental Health & Wellness

How does cultural bias impact mental health treatment, prevention & recovery? This one-hour session includes discussion of the origins of understanding mental illness, how misinformation is spread, and how stigma impacts individuals and families. Learn tips for correcting negative perceptions in this one-hour session.

Certificates of attendance are provided at no cost.

About the instructor: Jaymi Dormaier, LMSW, holds a master's degree in social work from Michigan State University. In Jaymi's career as a social worker and therapist she has worked with a diverse population focusing on a variety of issues including homelessness, depression, anxiety, grief, trauma, foster care, adoption, and addiction. She is passionate about helping others live a life they love.

Jaymi is on the board of a non-profit organization focused on bringing more happiness to the world through random acts of kindness. In her free time Jaymi enjoys spending time with her dog, volunteering in her community, and camping.

Hosts

Mindspring Mental Health Alliance