Welcome Bedford Palmer II, PhD

The Mental Health Training Program is pleased to be partnering with Dr. Bedford Palmer II for ongoing consultation and training related to multicultural awareness and diversity. Dr. Palmer is the chair of the Counseling Department at Saint Mary’s College of California, and is a recognized expert and consultant in these areas. Starting in July 2020, Dr. Palmer will be providing ongoing consultation to both our training staff and to our trainees. This represents one of the many significant steps the training program has taken towards improving cultural competence and providing culturally-informed care to our patients.