June 12, 2017

Lupus Information for Multicultural Communities

Living With Lupus: Health Information Basics for You and Your Family If you have lupus, you probably have many questions. Lupus isn’t a simple disease with […]
June 5, 2017

6 Actual Facts Show Why Mental Health Is an Issue in the Black Community

During an episode of the hit Fox series Empire, one of the main characters, Andre, found himself in a facility for treatment of his bipolar disorder. Despite […]
June 1, 2017

Black & African American Communities and Mental Health

Mental Health America works nationally and locally to raise awareness about mental health.  We believe that everyone at risk for mental illnesses and related disorders should […]
May 29, 2017

Mental Illness in the Black Community

With the exception of African American celebrities or public figures who experience mental trauma, such as Illinois Representative Jesse Jackson Jr., or commit suicide as in […]
April 20, 2017

Meditation for Clarity of Mind

Have you ever felt that you’ve almost made up our mind, but then, from nowhere, a black cloud of doubt appears that doesn’t seem to clear? […]