Psychologist Ifetayo Ojelade, PhD meets with traditional healers Zawadi Powell and Osundele Onifade. They discuss Western concepts of mental illness, how it differs from traditional African concepts, and the differences between spiritual encounters and mental illness.
CE/Professional Development Credit(s): 1
- Describe the differences between wellness and mental illness utilizing an African-centered psychological framework.
- Explain the difference between Western concepts of mental illness and spiritual experiences as defined by indigenous African healers.
Level: All Levels
Length: 42 minutes
Format: Asynchronous (self-paced)
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Conflict of Interest:
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