Podcasts

EPISODE 1: Acculturation and the Psychosocial Well-being of Latina/o Immigrants (13:50)

Sara Buckingham, doctoral candidate at the University of Maryland Baltimore County, talks with the Global Alliance about what acculturation is, why it is important, why a new model is needed for conceptualizing acculturation, and the practical implications are of her research with Latina/o immigrant. 

EPISODE 2: Examining Burdens Among Caregivers of Veterans (17:11)

Dr. Joan Griffin, a public health expert at the Mayo Clinic and one of the authors from the American Journal of Orthopsychiatry special issue entitled, "Facilitating reintegration for military service personnel, veterans, and their families," describes the unique challenges facing caregivers of veterans with traumatic brain injury and polytrauma and proposes a model for predicting mental health outcomes in this population.