Cultural Psychiatry: Critical Introduction
Lecture 9: The Mental Health of Indigenous Peoples, Part 1. Dr. Laurence Kirmayer speaks on indigenous mental health from a global perspective, focusing on the construction of indigeneity. Examining the trajectory of indigenous experiences and the array of contemporary mental health ramifications of colonialism and globalization he broadly surveys currents in indigenous mental health work. Part of the Summer Program in Social and Cultural Psychiatry from the Division of Transcultural Psychiatry.