The need for mental health support is more evident than ever, especially among Black Americans, say people who study and experience the burden of... The need for more African-American mental health workers

The need for mental health support is more evident than ever, especially among Black Americans, say people who study and experience the burden of racism. People of color were already dealing with heavy loads from a pandemic that continues to claim a greater proportion of Black, Latino and Native American lives and a greater share of jobs. Now there’s the emotional reckoning following George Floyd’s murder, which has stirred up a kind of collective trauma.


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