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Race, Racism and Mental Health

Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee & Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice

Friday, November 16, 2018 at 9:00 AM - Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 1:00 PM (EST)

Race, Racism and Mental Health

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A 2-day conference at Harvard Law School sponsored by the Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee and the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race & Justice

Friday’s agenda will feature a keynote by David Williams, Ph.D., of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, on “What is Racism?” followed by panels and discussions on:

  • The Experience of Irrational White Fear: #LivingWhileBlack
  • The Impact of Everyday Racism
  • Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Mental Health Treatment; Learning (and Teaching) Cultural Humility

Saturday's program will focus on potential legal approaches and solutions. A panel on “Race, Mental Illness and the Justice System” will precede discussion break-outs on “Reforming Policing” and “Efforts to Combat Mass Incarceration.”

Visit MHLAC's website for a full agenda.

If you are seeking CPCS credits, please do not register here--register on MHLAC's website.

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Harvard Law School
Wasserstein Hall
Cambridge, MA 02138

Friday, November 16, 2018 at 9:00 AM - Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 1:00 PM (EST)


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