Title of Presentation Proposal

Class, Race, and Contextual Factors on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Anxiety

Presentation Type

Poster Presentation

Abstract

Therapists’ diagnostic and treatment choices are fundamental components of mental health care. The purpose of this study is to understand how therapists use client context – SES, race, and environmental stressors – to inform diagnostic and treatment decisions. Therapists’ responses to client vignettes are described, with a focus on clinical applications.

Start Date

4-14-2018 8:30 AM

End Date

4-14-2018 9:20 AM

Location

2nd Floor

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Class, Race, and Contextual Factors on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Anxiety

2nd Floor

Therapists’ diagnostic and treatment choices are fundamental components of mental health care. The purpose of this study is to understand how therapists use client context – SES, race, and environmental stressors – to inform diagnostic and treatment decisions. Therapists’ responses to client vignettes are described, with a focus on clinical applications.