Trauma Research: The Role of Cultural Sensitivity
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Resource Type: Video or Multimedia
Focus Population: BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color), Family Members, Immigrant and Migrant Populations, Peers, People who have experienced Trauma
Topics: Behavioral Health Organizational Guidance Docs, Crisis Response System, Culturally Specific Strengths and Resilience, Experience of Racism, Discrimination, and Oppression, Family, Trauma-informed
This 75-minute webinar focuses on cultural sensitivity and race and how both affect research on posttraumatic stress disorder in children. These issues are explored in relation to research on Hurricane Katrina and African Americans.