Sandra Crewe, PhD

Howard University School of Social Work


The Grief of Poverty

Presented by Sandra Crewe, PhD, Robert Cosby, PhD at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, October 28th.

This session will unpack how racism, religion, poverty, violence and lack of clinical cultural competencies impede health care. Many people experience grief over their life's circumstances that are exacerbated by under-employment, low-income, community violence, and mass incarceration. Obtaining adequate medical care, the placement of loved ones in certain nursing homes because of finances, and the…