Announcements:

Mental health providers needed to provide support group services to the DACA population in the AAPI community.  Please email us at nycaamh@yahoo.com for further information.  First event will be held in Flushing, Queens on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. 

 

Reminder: Our membership meeting and the first presentation of our Professional Development Group’s Educational Series are coming up this month.  Hope you can join us!

 

 

Thursday, September 21, 5.30 -7 pm.

Location

416 East 76 Street New York, NY 10021

Membership meeting

  • Tour and presentation of Asian Psychiatry Program, Grace Square Hospital, Dr. Fong Liu, Director and Attending Psychiatrist
  • Discussion of upcoming Coalition activities and emerging needs/issues in Asian communities, Irene Chung, PhD, LCSW, President, NYCAAMH
  • Announcements: job openings, new programs and services, community activities.

 

Friday, September 29, 6- 7.30pm.

Location

NYU Silver School of Social Work, 1 Washington Square N, New York, NY 10003

Professional Development Educational Series

“Working with Satellite Children in Chinese Immigrant Families”, Herbert Hugh, LCSW, Assistant Director, Victory Guild Consultation Center, University Settlement.

  • Common and emerging issues;
  • Perspectives from Attachment Theory;
  • Socio-cultural considerations in treatment;
  • Case vignettes

 

Please mark your calendar for our other presentations in 2017:

Oct. 27 Treatment Approaches with Children and Adolescents, Daniel B. Tanh, OnTrackNY, The Jewish Board.

Nov. 17 Racial Trauma, API Community, and Self Care, Dr. Tazuko Shibusawa, Silver School of Social Work, NYU.

 

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