Mental Health in the Somali Community
April 16, 2024
Trainer: Layla Abdi, LICSW
This training is for professionals working with Somali immigrants. The goal is to Increase awareness of diversity, expand cultural awareness, competency and improve quality of services for this population, by understanding more of their cultural background and needs. Understand importance of working effectively with appropriate interpreters to reduce disparity in mental health service delivery.
Increase awareness of Somali population
- Improve quality of service delivery by understanding needs through a cultural lens