• CMGMH Branding Event 2016

    You Are the Brand! Workshop on Brand Strategies for Clinicians of Color: Defining, Promoting, & Igniting Your Brand on March 31, 2016. Hosted by CMGMH; Presenters: Drs. Charmain F. Jackman and Jonathan Jenkins.

  • CMGMH Celebrating Glavy2016

    Graduation Celebration for Glavielinys Cruz [In Blue Dress], an Outstanding WJC Student on June 11, 2016. Attendees: Drs. St. Louis, Ecker, Kinscherff, and Cort, along Dr. Kinscherff's Wife, Feona.

  • CMGMH Bennasar and Cort in Gloucester 2016

    Drs. Bennasar and Cort Visiting Rockport, MA with Visiting Scholar from Mexico to LMHP, Dr. Claudia Gonzalez on November 7, 2016.

  • CMGMH Ladies in Red 2016

    CMGMH Meeting attended by Drs. Bloom, Bennasar, Kliman, Cort, & St. Louis Who All Unexpectedly Rocked the Power Color: Red.

  • CMGMH Inaugural Celebration 2016

    CMGMH Inaugural Celebration on June 16, 2016.

Multicultural Events

September 2016

Addressing Substance Abuse in the Schools: What Can We Do?

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Endorsed CE Event
Friday, September 16, 2016
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Welcome Brunch

Saturday, September 17, 2015
1:00-3:00 pm
Dr. Cort's House


Black Mental Health Graduate Academy: Brown Bag Discussion Series

Tuesday, September 20 and Thursday, September 22, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm
Room 334


Telemental Health: Expanding the Digital Frontier

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Endorsed CE Event
Friday, September 23, 3016
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Newton Marriott Hotel


CMGMH Concentration Fair

Tuesday, September 27 and Thursday, September 29, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm
Room 336
October 2016

CMGMH Columbia Peace Agreement Discussion

Tuesday, October 4
11:45 am-1:00 pm in Room 335
6:30-8:00 pm in Room 231


Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Writing Lab

Four Thursdays: October 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm
Academic Resource Center


Para-Verbal Communications in Psychotherapy Beyond the Words

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Endorsed CE Event
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
4:00-6:00 pm


Voter Registration/Office Meet and Greet

Wednesday & Thursday, October 5 & 6, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm
First Floor Lounge


Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Training Event

Thursday, October 6, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm
Room TBD


Global Mental Health Day

Monday, October 10, 2016


Brown Bag Discussion Series

Tuesday, October 18 and Thursday, October 20, 2016
12:-00-1:00 pm
Room 334


CMGMH Immersion Program Presentations

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
11:20 am - 1:00 pm
Room TBD


Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Inaugural Celebration

Thursday, October 20, 2016
6:00-7:00 pm
Room TBD


Find Your Networking Voice

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Endorsed Career Development Workshop
Tuesday, October 25 and Thursday, October 27, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm
Room TBD
November 2016

Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Writing Lab

Three Thursdays: November 3, 10 and 17, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm
Academic Resource Center

Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Election Event

Tuesday, November 1 thru Friday, November 4, 2016


Deconstructing the Haitian Parenting Myth: Transforming the Educational Lives of Haitian Youth

Wednesday, November 2, 2016
3:30-6:30 pm

Brown Bag Discussion Series

Tuesday, November 8 and Thursday, November 10, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm
Room 334

Clinical PsyD Career Expo

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Endorsed Career Development Workshop
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
6:00-8:00 pm
Rooms 335-336


Prospectus Workshop

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Endorsed Academic Support Event
Monday, November 14 and Thursday, November 17, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm 
Room TBD


Assessing the Spectrum of Personality Disorders and Psychopathy

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Endorsed CE Event
Friday, November 18, 2016
8:30 am - 5:00 pm 


Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Brunch

Sunday, November 20, 2016

December 2016

Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Writing Lab

Three Thursdays: December 1, 8 and 15, 2016
12:00-1:00 pm
Academic Resource Center


Developing Secure Attachment: Make Sense of Your Past to Empower Your Future

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Endorsed CE Event
Friday, December 2, 2016
9:00 am - 4:30 pm


Legal Update and Ethical Practices for Serving Children and Families in Schools

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Endorsed CE Event
Friday, December 9, 2016
9:00 am - 12:00 pm 

Latino Mental Health Program Fiesta

Friday, December 9, 2016
5:30-9:45 pm 
In the Atrium


Mentoring Young Black Boys

A Black Mental Health Graduate Academy Event
Thursday, December 15, 2016

Past Events

5th Annual Haitian Art Exhibition: Soul Searching: An Exploration of Haitian Spirituality through Visual Arts, May 2-June 22, 2016. This event was organized by the Haitian Artists Assembly of Massachusetts and the Haitian Mental Health Network in collaboration with William James College (WJC), Brockton Arts and Caribbean Arts Gallery.

On October 10th of every year, World Mental Health Day is observed around the globe in an effort to raise awareness about mental health issues that affect more than 450 million individuals worldwide. This year's theme is "Dignity in mental health." To learn more, please visit the World Health Organization's website

In observance of World Mental Health Day, the Center for Multicultural & Global Mental Health at William James College held the following events: 

Summer Immersion Presentation October 14, 2015
Event Flyer for more details 

Lunch Hour Conversation with Dr. Judy Atkinson October 16, 2015
Event Flyer for more details

Please join us in promoting awareness of the global impact of mental illnesses. If you have any questions or would like to learn more about our programs, please contact the Center at CMGMH@williamjames.edu. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Multicultural and Global Mental Health Spotlight

Rapport Spring 2016 Cover Image

Celebrating Black History Month

Dr. Francis Cecil Sumner