The Health Equity Team aims to become the recognized experts in California leading efforts to achieve health equity and social justice, helping families and communities achieve whole health. We do so by being focused on the people we are working for and with, having a close relationship with the community, and valuing diversity.
The California Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions (CIBHS) has entered into a collaboration with the Community Healing Network, Inc. (CHN), and The Association of Black Psychologists (ABPsi) to support the implementation of a community defined practice utilizing the CIBHS Community Development Team Model for achieving model adherent, sustainable implementation of a practice.
The webinar will provide strategies to better serve and promote improved behavioral health outcomes for the currently inappropriately served African American population. Recommendations of culturally congruent and culturally responsive community defined practices and strategies will be presented. Additionally, an introduction to training programs and faith based campaigns developed in response to the ACBHCS African American Utilization Study will be provided.