The Value of Person-Centered Cultural Assessment in Clinical Practice

This presentation occurred on April 7, 2022 and was facilitated by Dr. Roberto Lewis-Fernandez and Dr. Neil Krishan Aggarwal. This webinar describes the role of culture in the experience of and presentation of mental health problems by individuals seeking care and in assessments and treatments offered by providers. The value of a person-centered cultural assessment was presented, focusing on cultural concepts of distress, social determinants of mental health, and treatment planning and engagement. The Cultural Formulation Interview was introduced as a standardized method for person-centered assessment that appears in DSM-5.

  • The Presentation Slide Deck Click Here
  • The Cultural Formulation Interview Project Website Click Here
  • The Core CFI Handout Click Here
  • The CFI Informant Version Handout Click Here
  • The CFI Supplementary Modules Handout Click Here
  • The CFI Module Version Online Click Here
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