Black people and Mental health.

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  1. Daredevil

    Daredevil The red right hand. Supporter

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    In light of these two

    Does the coli need a mental health/advice/guidance subforum?

    Black men, vulnerability and depression.

    I thought we should carve out a little thread where we can talk about black people and mental health. Here where we can talk unincumbered.

    People say no one cares about black people's emotional well being? Well I care!
    I am The Heirophant and I am your brother. Welcome.

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  2. skeetsexternal

    skeetsexternal Nut on her face, I’m disrespectful

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    It's needed.

    And not just for black men, but black people in general. I honestly feel like we have a bad habit of sweeping mental health issues under the rug and there is a lack of resources available.
     
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  3. Y2Dre

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    Smart move making this in the root
     
  4. Poitier

    Poitier My Words Law Supporter

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    sub
     
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    Its not psychotherapy just to put that out there.....rather a thread for moral support/advice for brehs going through it.....and a common thread for reference.


    :salute:



    A playlist thread I made for songs that help with anxiety.

    Post songs that ease your anxiety -
     
  6. Wink Beaufield

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    Dear god this was needed. Here in DC there are resources for mental heath but those folks are often over extended themselves.
     
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    great post
     
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    I really needed something like this breh, than you
     
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    Excellent idea. :salute:

    We need a place to gather supportive information, advice, etc for the brehs. It's such a vast topic. We can direct ppl who are struggling with personal issues towards this thread.
     
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    Also, if someone wants needs general advice and wanted to stay anonymous, he/she could PM @The Grendel who could post on their behalf. Just a thought.
     
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    i can do this.
     
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    Lets see how it does first.
     
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    For what ,we just need togetherness
     

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