Wednesday, 6 December 2017

People of color face disproportionate challenges and stigmas in accessing mental health care

People of color face disproportionate challenges and stigmas in accessing mental health care
- The story of failed access to mental health care for people of color, and its connection to self-medicating addiction, has roots in the lack of investment in educating youth of color. According to representatives from the local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), only 3.7 percent of ...