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‘A Million Little Things’ powerfully reflects the truth of many Black folk’s mental health struggle
Mental Health Awareness Month shouldn’t be the only time I can talk openly about my mental health
When therapists gaslight Black people into tranquility instead of validating our legitimate anxieties
Black liberation requires making room for uncomfortable manifestations of mental illness
The often overlooked link between dental health and mental health
The conditioning that fuels the mental health epidemic for Black men, and how to stop it
Treatment for my suicidal ideation has not been a linear journey
Why we need to weaken the link between appearance and health
Comic: No, you did not turn out “just fine”
Hours after judge rules 18-year-old can’t stand trial due to mental health, he’s found dead in jail
APA says ‘masculinity identity’ is linked to homophobia and misogyny in new report
Anti-Black bullying in schools devastates children. We need to invest in their healing
Many blame deputies after 2 mental health patients drown in cop car during Hurricane Florence
9-year-old Jamel Myles commits suicide after homophobic bullying at school
The 2018 Black Muslim Psychology Conference is coming to Philadelphia!
Watch: Kofi Siriboe’s new documentary leads a necessary discussion about Black mental health
I’m not bipolar, I’m just traumatized: What I learned about Black womanhood from my misdiagnosis
Black mental health care needs to involve more than therapy
Tina Knowles reveals she put her daughters in counseling at an early age
Black Somali Muslim woman killed after family calls police for help during her mental health crisis
UCPD’s shooting of student in mental health crisis highlights the academy’s role in police brutality
Comic: We need to take the mental health of Black women far more seriously
For Black girls who don’t tesser well
3 tips for dealing with mental health issues exacerbated by anti-Blackness on college campuses
For Black people who avoid mental health treatment for reasons other than our “culture” or fear of malpractice
Fidel Castro’s eldest son, Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, died by suicide
Timbaland discusses his drug addiction and depression in new interview
There’s an app to help Black teenage girls deal with stress
The anti-Black history behind anxiety in our community, and 3 ways to tackle it
Chance the Rapper Touches On Black Mental Health In Complex Cover Story
How Black Mirror’s “Striking Vipers” episode failed bisexual men & trans women
Black military men’s bodies are the cost of their patriotism
What do you do when childhood trauma makes you close off from the care you need to heal it?
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