Category: Mental Health

Equity and Social Justice Webinar: Mental Health and Wellness for Healthcare Providers

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Panel Speakers: Ayana Jordan, MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine; Addiction Psychiatrist, Connecticut Mental Health Center Jennifer Potter, MD Professor of Medicine; Advisory Dean, William Bosworth Castle Society, Harvard Medical School; Founding Director, Women’s Health Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Co-chair, The Fenway Institute Kevin M. Simon, MD ….  Read More

Mental Health Legal Representation in Israel

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Advocate Daniel Raz, National Supervisor (involuntary commitments) Legal Aid, Ministry of Justice, Center, Israel. Abstract: The issue of legal representation for mental health patient has dramatically changed during the recent years. We will outline the history of mental health legal representation in Israel We will discuss the requirements for involuntary commitment which are both legal ….  Read More