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AAPI Mental Health: Why We Need Culturally-Informed Care


Sherrill Center, Ingles Mountain View Room

November 3, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm


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A panel discussing Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Mental Health will be held on November 3 at 5 p.m. in the Mountain View Room in the Sherrill Center.

Featuring four mental health practitioners with Asian heritage – Tracy Hopkins, Eric Tran, An Truong, and Tai Kulenic – who will address the unique experiences of AAPI people who are still largely portrayed as a “model minority” and a monolithic group. Topics will include the rise of Asian hate since the COVID-19 pandemic, issues of identity, and cultural humility in practice.

Attendees will be entered into a raffle for AAPI books.


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November 3, 2023
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm


Department of Psychology
Office of the Deans


Sherrill Center, Ingles Mountain View Room