The Paradox of Reverse Mental Health Disparities: Reduced Risk Among Ethnic Minorities
Friday, May 25, 2012,
1:00 PM - 2:20 PM
Despite persistent physical health disparities by race, an interesting paradox exists in that Latino and Black Americans exhibit lower risk for several psychiatric disorders in comparison to White Americans. In this symposium, varying sources of evidence for factors that explain the paradox of reverse mental health disparities will be presented.