(ENG) Navigating Mental Health with BIPOC in Italy EP02 (ECF): Exploring “mental health , race and culture” by Suman Fernando


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Hello everyone! This Sunday, Omar Delnevo and Ariman Scriba - the hosts behind the section Navigating Mental Health with BIPOC in Italy- are back! In this second episode, they will talk about psychiatrization and psychiatric abuse using a fundamental text written by Suman Fernando "Mental health, race and culture."

Suman Fernando is a UK-based Sri-Lankan psychiatrist. He is currently a Visiting Professor in the Department of Applied Social Sciences in London Metropolitan University, UK and a Senior Lecturer at the European Centre for Migration and Social Care, University of Kent, UK. He was a consultant psychiatrist for more than twenty years in the National Health Service and is active in nongovernmental organizations in the UK and abroad. He has written and lectured widely on mental health development.

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