This seminar on mental health rounds out a four part series dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of total shalom; wholeness in mind, body, and spirit.
“Rebuilding Your Mind” is a conversation about mental health for B.I.POC. men (black, indigenous, people of color) and their families. In this Zoom seminar, we seek to expand the health and wellness series with an emphasis on de-stigmatizing mental illness for Black men, African American youth, and the women who love them.Continue reading ““Rebuilding Your Mind” Health & Wellness Seminar 9/6/20″
Black men and mental health are two phrases not often used in the same sentence. However, blacks are 20% more likely to experience psychological distress than whites, black men between age 20-24 have the highest rate of suicide (therapyforblackmen.org), and untreated depression in black men often leads to substance abuse, homelessness, incarceration, and suicide (NIMHD Factsheet).Continue reading ““Rebuilding Your Mind” Health & Wellness Seminar- Black men’s mental health 9/6/20 @ 3:00 pm via Zoom”
Join us as we discuss ways to improve our mental health and overall emotional well-being. In this Zoom seminar, we seek to expand the health and wellness series with an emphasis on de-stigmatizing mental illness for communities of color and Church folk. COVID19 has only intensified the mental/emotional instability that we brought into the pandemic as well as created new problems resulting from the crisis. Hear from Jonnie L. Wilson, a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate. She is a woman of faith who has followed the call to ensure that her community has access to tools & life skills to renew our minds and live in abundance.
This event has been rescheduled from August 23 to October 4, @ 3pm. If you have already registered for the event originally scheduled in August, then you don’t need to do anything. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope you will join us in October.
You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Oct 4, 2020 03:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.