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Culture & Engagement

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The 4th Mission of the Department of Psychiatry is to contribute to measurable improvements in community mental health and well-being by fostering diverse community, consumer, and collegial partnerships. Such partnerships utilize collective strengths in education, service, and research to reduce mental illness risk factors, develop protective factors, enhance determinants of mental well-being, and improve access to care.



Office of Diversity, Inclusion, Culture, & Equity (DICE)

Promoting a culture of respect and building a healthy work environment through collaborative learning, dialogue, and role modeling.


Community Engagement 

Working collaboratively with community partners
to enhance recovery, prevention, and mental well-being. 


Department of Psychiatry Advisory Council of Consumers (DPACC)

A group of dedicated consumers, their families, and key Department of Psychiatry leaders providing feedback for improvements of services, quality of care and consumer satisfaction. 


Art & Music Connections

Enhancing the lives of our community through Mental Health Musical Moments, Music for the Mind fundraisers and artwork in our Bridge Art Gallery.

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