Outreach Works in Mental Health

Our Current Events

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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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Black Youth, Stress Risk

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African-American Youth at Risk: Stress a Factor, but Type Important
Source: Washington University in St. Louis

 — Exposure to stress can increase the risk for violent behaviors and depressive symptoms for African-American young adults. Different types of stress, particularly racial discrimination, can influence the level of this risk, finds a new study by Lorena Estrada-Martínez, PhD, assistant professor at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis. The study, to be published in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Youth and Adolescence, examined whether different kinds of stressors equally influence the risk for violent behaviors and depressive symptoms among 

Hypertension in Black Men

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Tough Medicine: Reducing Hypertension in African American Men

Released: 9/10/2012 12:00 PM EDT
Source: University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

— Even though African American men in the United States are disproportionately more likely to have uncontrolled high blood pressure (or hypertension) than other racial and ethnic groups, they are less likely to take

Black Families need Prostate Services, extra help

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Here's just another area where families need to push their doctors and medical providers for services they need to stay healthy and happy!

African-American Couples Have Unmet Needs when Family Affected by Prostate Cancer

Source: Moffitt Cancer Center
— Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center have found that in African-American families where men are diagnosed with prostate cancer, they have unmet psychosocial needs that affect their survivorship, as well as family and social relationships.
The study, recently published in the Journal of Cancer Education, focused on better understanding the African-American male and family prostate cancer

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,

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

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

Our Mental Health Hot Tips!

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Ill

Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and T

Health & Exercise Programs

 It's easy to miss how closely mental health is

Give and get a little smile

  As a mother and sister with family members who

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental

Mending Relationships? Pray

Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are HappierS

Black Youth, Stress Risk

African-American Youth at Risk: Stress a Factor, but

Black Families need Prostate Services, extra help

Here's just another area where families need to push

Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-Am

AAMHC Community Coalition

The African American Mental Health Coalition is a gro

Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and T

Healthy Choices

As a mother and sister with family members who have m

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our

AAMHC Community Coalition

The African American Mental Health Coalition is a gro

Our Partner Agencies

Our mental health professionals are eager to sit down

Objectives & Goals

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

Health & Exercise Programs

 It's easy to miss how closely mental health is

Hypertension in Black Men

      Tough Medicine: Reducing Hype

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental

Black Youth, Stress Risk

African-American Youth at Risk: Stress a Factor, but

Outreach & Resources

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our organization meets regularly around the vital issues that impact

Hypertension in Black Men

      Tough Medicine: Reducing Hypertension in African American Men Released: 9/10/2012 12:00 PM ED

Black Youth, Stress Risk

African-American Youth at Risk: Stress a Factor, but Type ImportantSource: Washington University in St. Louis  

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!