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All posts tagged "mental health"
Support for Bipolar Black Men
Bipolar disorder affects men and women equally and symptoms can surface as early as the teenage years.
- Posted October 7, 2016
Substance Abuse Recovery
The theme for National Recovery Month 2013 is “Join the Voices for Recovery: Together on Pathways to Wellness.”
- Posted September 9, 2016
Depression and Black Teens
Mental health concerns among Black teenagers is ongoing and significant. Parents need to understand the signs of depression in adolescents. According to a recent study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 15% of...
- Posted September 5, 2016
Psychologist, Dr. Sidney Trantham
Dr. Sidney Trantham knows what it’s like to be in need. In fact, from an early age he was destined to join the ‘helping profession.’ “I knew I always wanted to help people from an early age....
- Posted August 19, 2016
Still Taking Antidepressants?
Are you still taking antidepressants? Do they still work? When depression symptoms improve after starting an antidepressant, many people need to continue taking medication long term to prevent symptoms from returning. However, in some people, a particular...
- Posted August 11, 2016
Do I Need Therapy?
Historically black men do not engage in mental health counseling at the same rate as women. Whether due to access, stigma, machismo, men of color typically do not seek outside professional help for a mental health stressor....
- Posted August 8, 2016
What Would You Do?
Do you know what to do if someone close to you has a seizure? Because about 1 out of 10 people will have a seizure, knowing what to do in an emergency can mean the difference between...
- Posted June 27, 2016
‘My Life With Depression’
Robert A. Butler was born and still lives on the West Side of Chicago. He’s a noted speaker and prolific writer, courageously chronicling his own life story of managing deep depression. In ‘My Life, My Story, My...
- Posted June 27, 2016