Latino Health Equity Workgroup to Host Adolescent Mental Health Panel Oct. 20
The Latino Health Equity Workgroup is hosting a virtual conversation in Spanish to address common misconceptions and stigma related to mental health in youth and provide information on resources available in the community. The conversation will be on Thursday, Oct. 20 from 6- 7 p.m. Parents can register in advance to join the Zoom webinar or watch live on Facebook on MCPS en Español, Montgomery County en Español, Latino Health Initiative or Identity.
Panelists and experts representing the Latino Health Equity Workgroup include:
- Jose Delgado, EveryMind
- Mariana Ruiz, Mary’s Center
- Carolyn Camacho, Identity, Inc.
- Monica Wainbarg, Identity, Inc.
Participants will be able to ask questions during the live event or in the Zoom webinar. The Latino Health Equity Workgroup includes: Adventist HealthCare, EveryMind, Inc., Linkages to Learning, Latino Health Initiative, Holy Cross Health, Identity, Inc., Mary’s Center, MedStar Health, Office of Community Partnerships, Montgomery County Community Engagement Cluster, Suburban Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Medicine.