Why African Americans Don’t Seek Health Care?

There are different reasons to this answer this question, but the two major reasons are described below: Lack of knowledge and misunderstanding There is great misunderstanding about mental health in the African-American population. It is due to lack of knowledge as many people think that the mental health consultation is a sign of weakness andContinue reading “Why African Americans Don’t Seek Health Care?”

Mental Health in the African American Community!

In honor of black history month I felt the need to talk about this on going problem in our community. Mental Health, In the African-American community, depression is frowned upon and actually doesn’t even exist, or least I haven’t heard anyone speak of it. Being bombarded day in and day out with sarcastic comments, rolledContinue reading “Mental Health in the African American Community!”