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Obtaining Mental Wealth and Well-Being in the African-American Community

Obtaining Mental Wealth and Well-Being in the African-American Community

Description

This session will explore common mental health diagnoses in the African-American community. Explore stigma surrounding mental health, faith vs. healthcare, distrust of healthcare practitioners. Barriers to accessing mental health care.

Learning Objective

1. Identify three common mental health diagnoses in the African-American community.

2. Identify three resources to obtain traditional talk-therapy.

3. Identify five methods of self-care.