APA Diversity Mental Health Month

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July 2014 marks the launch of APA’s Diversity Mental Health Month, a time to bring attention to
mental health disparities and needs within diverse communities.

APA is helping members to:

  • Highlight the unique mental health issues of diverse populations
  • Focus on efforts to reduce mental health disparities and
  • Enhance their own cultural competence

Annelle Primm, M.D., M.P.H.
Deputy Medical Director, APA
and Nicole Del Castillo, M.D.


Saul Levin, M.D., M.P.A.
CEO and Medical Director, APA


We are pleased to make available the APA Diversity Mental Health Month Toolkit for members which includes:


Fact Sheets

Lets Talk Facts Brochures

References and Resources

Diverse Populations Infographic


See also Tools and Resources from the NAMI on

National Minority Mental Health Month