Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Understanding and Supporting the Mental Health Needs of Newcomer Immigrant Youth and Families

Sita G. Patel, PhD
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology
Director, Culture, Community & Global Mental Health Research Group
Palo Alto University


Learning objectives:
By attending this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • Increase their knowledge about the complex risk factors faced by immigrant youth, including unaccompanied asylum seekers
  • Explain current research programs related to local immigrant youth and families
  • Learn about effective resources and tools that clinicians can utilize to improve services for immigrant youth and families


Remote live streaming locations:

  • Parnassus: LP-190
  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland: 5275 Claremont Ave.


Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience only.

To qualify for CME credit for this event, participants must (1) attend in-person or at one of the approved live streaming locations listed above; and (2) sign in at their location.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, Carr Auditorium (Bldg. 3)
1001 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110