Blame and shame are killing our clients: How behavioral health stigma biases providers and undermines smoking cessation, co-hosted by NBHN

60 Minutes

Jason Satterfield, PhD

Academy Endowed Chair for Innovation in Teaching and Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco

Jason M. Satterfield, PhD is the Academy Endowed Chair for Innovation in Teaching and Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine at the University of California San Francisco. He received his Bachelor of Science in brain sciences from MIT and his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Satterfield’s current interests include the integration of behavioral science in medical education, dissemination and implementation of evidence-based behavioral practices in primary care, and emerging mobile health technologies for behavioral health with a particular focus on smoking and substance use disorders. His current projects include training and implementation of medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorders, the development and administration of the National Center for Tobacco Free Recovery, screening and brief interventions for substance misuse and tobacco, and the integration of social and behavioral sciences in medical, nursing, and social work curricula.

Webinar Objectives
  1. Define and describe stigma as it relates to behavioral health disorders, smoking, and substance use.

  2. Describe the social and psychological processes that create stigma and cause it to be internalized.

  3. Summarize how stigma affects both client and provider behavior and contributes to health and health care disparities.

  4. Compare and contrast two interventions intended to reduce stigma, expand access to treatment, and improve outcomes for smoking and other behavioral health disorders.

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