Tag Archive | #AfricanAmerican

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Why I Created a #MentalHealth App for #AfricanAmericans

Jasmin Pierre is an author and mental health advocate who became an activist after surviving suicide attempts. After her own recovery, Pierre focused on spreading awareness about mental health in the black community. She created an app, The Safe Place, to do just that. May is #MentalHealthAwareness Month. Here, Pierre shares her own experience and how that motivates […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Overcoming the #Stigma of #MentalIllness in #CommunitiesofColor

#JamesDonaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for #mentalhealthawarenessandsuicideprevention, especially pertaining to our younger generation of students and student-athletes. Getting men to speak up and reach out for help and assistance is one of my passions. Us men need to not suffer in silence or drown […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Leaders in #MentalHealth Field Teaming up to Fight #Suicide Trend Among #AfricanAmericanMen

#JamesDonaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for #mentalhealthawarenessandsuicideprevention, especially pertaining to our younger generation of students and student-athletes. Getting men to speak up and reach out for help and assistance is one of my passions. Us men need to not suffer in silence or drown […]

#JamesDonaldsononMentalHealth – Recent Increase in #Suicides Among #BlackMales Prompts Local Leaders to Fight #MentalHealthStigma

#JamesDonaldson notes: Welcome to the “next chapter” of my life… being a voice and an advocate for #mentalhealthawarenessandsuicideprevention, especially pertaining to our younger generation of students and student-athletes. Getting men to speak up and reach out for help and assistance is one of my passions. Us men need to not suffer in silence or drown […]