By now, you have learned about the prevalence of mental health disorders in the United States. You have also reviewed federal government reports describing racial disparities relative to access and utilization of mental health services.
You have been invited to a conference entitled, “Challenges of Behavioral Health
Services: Barriers to Care in the United States.” Unfortunately, you were not accepted for an oral presentation, but do have the opportunity to display pamphlets at the conference. This week, your assignment is to create a pamphlet on the barriers to access in behavioral health services. In your pamphlet presentation, highlight specific subsets of the population who are likely to face barriers and indicate why. Discuss social and governmental services/resources available to those needing behavioral health services. Include graphs and images to enhance your pamphlet.
Length: Two or three fold pamphlet.
References: Support your work with a minimum of three scholarly resources.
Your pamphlet should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic.
Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.