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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Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

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African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and Television Alcohol Advertising Than Youth in General
Released: 9/27/2012 9:00 AM EDT
Source: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health


 — African-American youth ages 12-20 are seeing more advertisements for alcohol in magazines and on TV compared with all youth ages 12-20, according to a new report from the Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (CAMY) at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The report is available on CAMY’s website, www.camy.org.
The report analyzes alcohol exposure by type and brand among African-American youth in comparison to all youth. It also assesses exposure of African-American youth to alcohol advertising relative to African-American adults across various media venues using the most recent year(s) of data available.
Alcohol is the most widely used drug among African-American youth

Our Partner Agencies

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Our mental health professionals are eager to sit down with you, talk about whatever you need. We are all here to help, and we have many solutions to get you to the next level of your personal and emotional growth. Counseling resources are available through our partner agencies. Please come see us and let's figure out how to move forward together!

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

Making your way FORWARD!

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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

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 It's easy to miss how closely mental health is

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AAMHC Community Coalition

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Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and T

Black Youth, Stress Risk

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Objectives & Goals

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

Outreach & Resources

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

Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

Mental Health and African Americans Poverty level affects mental health status. African Americans living below the

Hypertension in Black Men

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

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

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!