Day: April 21, 2023

The Importance of Cultural Competence in Psychiatry

Introduction Psychiatrists play an important role in helping patients with mental illness and substance abuse. However, psychiatrists can only provide the best care possible when they are culturally competent. Cultural competence is the ability to effectively work with people of different ethnic backgrounds, cultures and races. Say’s Dr. Charles Noplis, psychiatrists need to be culturally […]