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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 

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

Racism impact on Mental Health

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Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental Health

Source: American Psychological Association (APA) - Psychological Responses to Racism Similar to Trauma Symptoms, Study Finds

WASHINGTON -- For black American adults, perceived racism may cause mental health symptoms similar to trauma and could lead to some physical health disparities between blacks and other populations in the United States, according to a new study published by the American Psychological Association.


While previous studies have found links between racism and mental health, this is the first meta-analysis on the subject

Objectives & Goals

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What we hope to do is become a venue of information and power. We want to help you get active, physically and mentally, ready to step up to the challenge of life, which by the way, is a journey. Why  not strive to make it fun? Through the prism of your mind, you can make the decision to become empowered. Don't just see the problem, ask, 'what's the solution?'. There is one. The rest is up to you.

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

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!

Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

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Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

Mental Health and African Americans Poverty level

AAMHC Community Coalition

The African American Mental Health Coalition is a gro

Mending Relationships? Pray

Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are HappierS

Black Youth, Stress Risk

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

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Ill

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental

Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and T

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our

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

Health & Exercise Programs

 It's easy to miss how closely mental health is

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

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our

Mending Relationships? Pray

Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are HappierS

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Ill

Black Families need Prostate Services, extra help

Here's just another area where families need to push

Objectives & Goals

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

Healthy Choices

As a mother and sister with family members who have m

Outreach & Resources

Mending Relationships? Pray

Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are HappierSource: University of Virginia  — The first major study to

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental HealthSource: American Psychological Association (APA) - Ps

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental HealthSource: American Psychological Association (APA) - Ps

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!