Outreach Works in Mental Health

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Our symposiums cover a broad range of subjects, emotions and solutions. We help the community learn how to become healthy and whole!

AAMHC Outreach & Symposiums

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CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

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CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Illness
Source: Case Western Reserve University


 — Today, Case Western Reserve University hosts The Road to Renewal: Mental Health Forum with noted mental health advocate, Terri M. Williams, President and Founder of The Terrie Williams Agency and The Stay Strong Foundation, to address the devastating impact of undiagnosed and untreated mental illness has within the African-American community and to demystify the stigma associated with mental illness. Sponsored by the university’s Social Justice Institute and the School of Medicine’s Master of Public Health Program, the forum will educate the community on the importance of

Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

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Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-American Women
Released: 9/21/2012 8:00 AM EDT
Source: Harris Health System
 — African-American women are three times more likely to die from pregnancy-related complications and about twice as likely to suffer a miscarriage than other ethnic groups in Harris County. The alarming facts prompted Harris Health System to launch an educational campaign aimed at African-American women before they get pregnant on the steps to have a safe and healthy birth.


The program, Women with Impact, focuses on improving the physical and psychological health of women

Mending Relationships? Pray

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Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are Happier
Source: University of Virginia

 — The first major study to compare religion and relationship quality across America's major racial and ethnic groups finds that for all groups, shared religious activity – attending church together and especially praying together – is linked to higher levels of relationship quality.


African-Americans derive the most benefits from that connection because they are significantly more likely than whites or Latinos to pray together and attend church together, offsetting other socioeconomic factors tied to lower relationship quality – a finding dubbed the "African-American religion-marriage paradox," said W. Bradford Wilcox, a sociology professor 

Making your way FORWARD!

Breaking Depression

Some days are harder than others, it's just a fact of life. If you find that you're having some rough times, there are a few tricks to get you through the day. Fretting, worrying, can

Can we talk?

  Mental health professionals everywhere can attest to the power of talking, just opening up. For a change though, try this: Instead of always just opening up about the problem,

A Meditation that Makes Sense!

by   Desiderata   Go placidly amidst the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all

Don't sweat the small stuff!

The Oprah Effect?   Okay, so who doesn't love the Oprah? She made us think about things like well-being, many a stormy mid-afternoon, Oprah was there to help us through. Happines

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Mending Relationships? Pray

Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are HappierS

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Healthy Choices

As a mother and sister with family members who have m

Black Youth, Stress Risk

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Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-Am

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EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our

Objectives & Goals

What we hope to do is become a venue of information a

Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

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AAMHC Community Coalition

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CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

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Health & Exercise Programs

 It's easy to miss how closely mental health is

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Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Ill

Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-Am

Objectives & Goals

What we hope to do is become a venue of information a

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Here's just another area where families need to push

AAMHC Community Coalition

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Hypertension in Black Men

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Outreach & Resources

AAMHC Community Coalition

The African American Mental Health Coalition is a group of healthcare and mental health medical advocates. We are pass

Objectives & Goals

What we hope to do is become a venue of information and power. We want to help you get active, physically and mentally

Give and get a little smile

  As a mother and sister with family members who have mental health disabilities, I am concerned about the kinds o

AAMHC Community Coalition

The African American Mental Health Coalition is a group of healthcare and mental health medical advocates. We are pass

Healing through Knowledge

Often, our Higher Power allows things to occur in our lives for us to grow, to get through the hard times, so we can reach back and help someone else that is now going through the same things! Isn't your Creator great? It's all a big circle, and we want to show you how to change

About us

AAMHC is an award winning nonprofit grassroots effort to reach the disenfranchised community with mental health services. We can help you and your family find vital services to be healthy & happy. Give us a call today!