How Black and ethnic minority mental health patients’ cultural needs frequently go unmet

Ward staff can mistakenly see religious beliefs as symptoms of mental illness and lack confidence in meeting cultural needs, but better training and effective assessments, using the social model, can help, finds research January 8, 2021 in Adults Photo: fotolia/Sean K   By Kuldip Kaur Kang We know that black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) people in England are disproportionately detained under the Mental Health […]