Mysteries of Mental Illness

Linh An | Decolonizing Mental Health

Special | 4m | Video has closed captioning.

The language of the American mental healthcare system is English and jargon-heavy, which automatically casts away people who don’t speak the language. This is a violent act of racism which denies immigrant communities the healthcare they deserve. When examining its inherent racism, a culturally competent health care system needs to grow beyond the binaries of Black and white, and serve everyone.

Aired: 07/08/21

Rating: TV-PG

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