October 27, 2022: Frances J. Bonner, M.D. Diversity Award
Co-designing Mental Health Interventions and Equity with Marginalized Community Stakeholder Youth and Families
Dr. Fortuna will present on her research with immigrant and other youth of color and discuss leaning opportunities for how researchers and clinicians can collaborate with communities, using principles of co-design and other collaborative strategies, to improve care and address disparities. She will include case examples and describe findings from her recent research in using digital interventions for child mental health. Implications for equitable and meaningful engagement of marginalized communities in co-design projects, both in research and clinical practice will be discussed.
This program is intended for: Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Fellows, Residents, Interns and Nurses
Upon completion of the activity, participants should be able to:
- Specify at least three mental health challenges faced by children, and youth of color especially during the Covid-19 pandemic
- Describe the principles and best practices of co-design in working with communities to create mental health innovations aimed at improving disparities
- Discuss approaches for integrating community priorities for improving mental health services planning for children and adolescents from disenfranchised communities
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. McLean Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
McLean Hospital designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 Nursing Contact Hours
Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 13, sections 13, 14, 14A, 15 and 15D and Chapter 112, sections 74 through 81C authorize the Board of Registration in Nursing to regulate nursing practice and education.
This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for 1.00 contact hours of nursing continuing education credit. Advance practice nurses, please note: Educational activities which meet the requirements of the ACCME (such as this activity) count towards 50% of the nursing requirement for ANCC accreditation.
- 1.00 Participation
This course allows other providers to claim a Participation Certificate upon successful completion of this course.
Participation Certificates will specify the title, location, type of activity, date of activity, and number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ associated with the activity. Providers should check with their regulatory agencies to determine ways in which AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ may or may not fulfill continuing education requirements. Providers should also consider saving copies of brochures, agenda, and other supporting documents.
- 1.00 Psychologists CE Credit
The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
This offering meets the criteria for 1.00 Continuing Education (CE) credits per presentation for psychologists.