MentalHealthAmerica works nationally and locally to raise awareness about mentalhealth.
MentalHealth professionals formed a non-profit orgn. to provide a focus on mentalhealth issues affecting the AfricanAmerican Community and improve access to services.
AfricanAmericans are no different when it comes to mentalhealth conditions. Learn why your concerns and experiences may be different.
Founded in 1909, MentalHealthAmerica (MHA) is the nation’s leading community-based organization devoted to addressing the needs of
Charity Navigator is the largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities in the United States providing data on 1.8 million nonprofits and ratings for close to 10,000 charities.
AmericanMentalHealth Foundation A Century of Excellence in MentalHealth Research.
“AfricanAmericans are no different when it comes to prevalence of mentalhealth conditions when compared to the rest of the population. However, your concerns or experiences and how you understand and cope with these conditions may be different.” NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness.
A new study points to racial discrimination in the health profession, this time by doctors against dying Black patients.
Thriveworks Atlanta believes that everyone deserves access to quality mentalhealth care. Our office hopes to remove roadblocks and make it easier
In order to be healthy, we have to consider all parts of our being, including how we feel each day. One way to maintain good emotional and mental well-being is
AfricanAmericans in poverty are at particular risk for mentalhealth illness due to an overrepresentation in homeless populations, incarceration
The good news is, African-Americans can improve their odds of preventing and beating these diseases by
Many AfricanAmericans—especially the most marginal—suffer from mentalhealth problems and would benefit from timely access to appropriate forms of care. However, few seek treatment from outpatient providers in the specialty mentalhealth sector and those who do are at risk of dropping out.
AfricanAmericanMentalHealth: Current Facts and Trends. According to a report presented by National Alliance on Mental Illness, considering the mentalhealth of the AfricanAmerican communities, there are certain issues with the proper diagnosis of their mental ailments.
Health of Mexican American Population. Health of White non-Hispanic Population. More data. Trends in Black or AfricanAmerican population health from Health, United States.
Not to mention that, in general, AfricanAmericans are 20% more likely to experience serious mentalhealth issues than the rest of the general population (National Alliance on
AfricaMentalHealth Foundation (AMHF) is a non-governmental organization, based in Kenya dedicated to research in mental and neurological health and, substance use to generate evidence for policy and best practice in the provision of affordable, appropriate...
And, compared to their Caucasian counterparts, African-American women are only half as likely to seek help. Make MentalHealth Your Priority.
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The Atlanta Women's Foundation provides funding, resources, and evaluation support to nonprofits that provide programs to low-income women and girls to help them break the cycle of poverty. We also provide leadership development through our Women on Board nonprofit training workshops and...
We are driven by our commitment to promote mentalhealth as a critical part of overall wellness, including early identification and intervention.
Contributions: First AfricanAmerican to receive his Ph.D. in Psychology. Helped establish the psychology department at Howard University to train AfricanAmerican Psychologists. Sumner completed vast amount of research which counteracted racism and bias in psychological studies of...