Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Study offers real world perspective on how Black patients experience mental healthcare

(Regenstrief Institute) In a novel study the authors hope will contribute to improved patient care, Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Regenstrief Institute researchers examine how Black patients with mental health concerns evaluate verbal and non-verbal communication during treatment. The researchers, led by Johanne Eliacin, PhD, evaluate how perceptions of racial bias influence patient engagement with their providers.