Mental Health, Burnout and the Critical Need for Culturally-informed Support

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Usha Tummala-Narra, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist, the Director of Community-Based Education at the Danielsen Institute and a Research Professor in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Boston University

How do you define burnout? How do burnout and mental health intersect?

How can individuals identify if they are experiencing mental stress and burnout?

How do mental health and diversity issues intersect?

Are there specific populations and communities that are most vulnerable to mental distress and burnout?

How are mental health conditions and burnout diagnosed and treated in a clinical setting? Are there gaps in current mental health support systems?

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Can you share advice for how individuals can protect, preserve and improve their mental health?

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