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The National Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health Association (NAAPIMHA), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is the only national organization designed to specifically address the mental health needs of Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders (AANHPI).
The mission of NAAPIMHA is to promote the mental health and well being of the Asian American Pacific Islander communities. It advocates on behalf of AANHPI mental health issues as well as serves as a forum for effective collaboration and networking between stakeholders of community based organizations, consumers, family members, service providers, program developers, researchers, evaluators and policy makers representing the various ethnic and regional differences.
NAAPIMHA operates under the following principles:
NAAPIMHA focuses on the following areas, recognizing that cultural competency will be reflected at all levels:
NAAPIMHA provides training opportunities for graduate-level Interns. Interns typically are enrolled in mental health programs (e.g., Social Work, Psychology). This is not a direct service internship, but rather focuses on mental health policy development, advocacy, review of current research, development of best practices and knowledge dissemination, and workforce development.
An intern will typically be involved in:
Intern will be supervised weekly.
Supervisors:D.J. Ida, Ph.D. Executive Director
For more information on NAAPIMHA, internship program, or how to apply, please contact NAAPIMHA at (720)939-6494 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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