African American Training and Technical Assistance Program (AATA)

Upcoming Events


October 23, 2020
Trauma, Stress, Social Justice, PTSD-
Delane Casiano, MD and Karriem Salaam,MD

January 29, 2021
Youth Who Become Violent: Deconstructing the “Why”
Darius Camphina-Bacote, PsyD

February 5, 2021
Providing and Implementing support for at risk African American Families
Delane Casiano, MD and Karriem Salaam,MD

February 26, 2021
Culturally Conscious Approach to Treating the Dually-Diagnosed African American Client
Josie Camphia-Bacote,PhD

March 26, 2021
Domestic/Partner Violence during Covid-19
Delane Casiano, MD and Karriem Salaam,MD

April 23, 2021
Maternal & Infant Death Rate: Healthcare Disparities
Omar Young, MD

May 21, 2021
Suicide: Home Isolation and Depression
Delane Casiano, MD and Karriem Salaam,MD

June 18, 2021
Mental Health in Minority Communities: Shifting from Talking to Action
Darius Camphina-Bacote,PsyD


Past Events

August 28, 2020
Recovery process for African Americans Post Covid-19
Delane Casiano, MD and Karriem Salaam,MD

FRIDAY June 26, 2020: Trauma and its Impact on Black Communities: Preparing Patients & Families for Mental Health Treatment

Wednesday March 25, 2020: Intersection of Race, Psychiatry, Medicine and Pharmacology

FRIDAY March 20, 2020: Eight Stories Up and Thirteen Reasons: Choosing Hope Over Suicide

FRIDAY February 28, 2020: The Journey Towards Cultural Competence in the Delivery of Behavioral Health Care Services: A Culturally Conscious Model of Care

FRIDAY October 25, 2019: How to Heal Trauma With These 3 Steps

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2019: The African American community's view of behavioral health -- How these ideas were formed and what can be done to decrease the stigma


2018-2019 Trainings

MONDAY JUNE 10, 2019: Healthcare Re-envisioned - The MIS-labeling of Our Children and Targeted Nutrient Therapy

FRIDAY May 31, 2019: Clinical Pearls Regarding Diagnosing and Prescribing for the African American Population for Healthcare Providers who are Prescribers

FRIDAY APR 26, 2019: Clinical Pearls Regarding Diagnosing and Prescribing for the African American Population for Healthcare Providers who are Not Prescribers

TUESDAY MAR 26, 2019: Cultural Skill: A Component of Cultural Competence in the Delivery of Mental Health Services 

FRIDAY FEB 22, 2019: Introduction to the African American Training and Technical Assistance program