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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 

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

AAMHC Community Coalition

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The African American Mental Health Coalition is a group of healthcare and mental health medical advocates. We are passionate about serving the community with the best free, low cost and quality resources. Our hope is to bring us to a greater awareness about the mind and body connection. The foods we eat (*including the vegetables), the games we play, the sweat equity that we put into ourselves individually, and as a community, all contributes to our mental health. Check out our most recent studies by various colleges and universities. Stay on top of the research, and don't forget to set aside time for yourselves to grow and prosper!

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!

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,

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

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

Our Mental Health Hot Tips!

Give and get a little smile

  As a mother and sister with family members who

Mending Relationships? Pray

Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are HappierS

Hypertension in Black Men

      Tough Medicine: Reducing Hype

Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

Mental Health and African Americans Poverty level

Objectives & Goals

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

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental

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

Healthy Choices

As a mother and sister with family members who have m

Black Families need Prostate Services, extra help

Here's just another area where families need to push

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Ill

Our Partner Agencies

Our mental health professionals are eager to sit down

Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

Mental Health and African Americans Poverty level

Hypertension in Black Men

      Tough Medicine: Reducing Hype

Give and get a little smile

  As a mother and sister with family members who

Black Youth, Stress Risk

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

Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and T

AAMHC Community Coalition

The African American Mental Health Coalition is a gro

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our

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

Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-American WomenReleased: 9/21/2012 8:00 AM EDT Source: Harris Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental IllnessSource: Case Western Reserve University  — Today, Cas

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

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!