Working with men: Reframing the therapeutic encounter
Learning Areas:Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Provision of health care to the public
Social and behavioral sciences
Identify key elements of how to effectively work with men in a therapeutic setting. Demonstrate a model for increasing access to, and the effectiveness of mental health services for men.
Keyword(s): Mental Health Services, Gender
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Internationally-recognized physician and psychiatrist. Author of numerous articles about men, women and families: The Paternal Instinct, Paternal Grief Syndrome, and After Divorce: Fathers, Mothers and the Law. Collaborating with Mr. Ellis and Mr. Treacy, leader of men's health and mental health groups/treatment programs for the past 20+ years. As Founder/Director of The Foundation for Male Studies, working to establish Male Studies curricula across our universities, and a White House Council on Men and Boys.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.