On-demand Webinar

The role of libraries in supporting the next generation of mental health professionals and researchers

Lisa O’Donnell
Assistant Professor for the Department of Social Work
Wayne State University
Monique Oldfield
Wayne State University
Rebekah Monroe
Clinical Psychology PhD Student
Bowling Green State University
Emily B. Kean (moderator)
Sr. Product Manager
ProQuest, Part of Clarivate for the Health Science

The mental health crisis resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic has caused an unprecedented demand for mental health services globally, and the gap between need and access continues to widen due to a shortage of practitioners. Universities are positioned to address these challenges by contributing to knowledge in the field and filling the worker pipeline by graduating qualified practitioners. Libraries can play a pivotal role in supporting the university by providing access to the right research and learning materials.

During this session, mental health experts, clinicians, and librarians will share how they are providing assistance to both students and scholars