39 - Black Mental Health, Part 1


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How does the history of race impact your mental health?

To get a better idea, we’re spending the next two episodes with Dr. Mazella Fuller and Dr. Charlynn Small - two leading thinkers on Black mental health.

Today’s show is all about the history and definitions of Black mental health. Part 2 will focus on how to make change happen - whether you’re part of the Black community or not. It will feature practical tools to evolve the mental health community by making it more equitable and inclusive.



Dr. Mazella Fuller Bio

Dr. Charlynn Small Bio

Treating Black Women With Eating Disorders: A Clinician’s Guide

Historical Sources

  • “Historical Attitudes on Black Mental Health”

    Virtual Presentation for Virginia’s Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Services (DBHDS)

    Karen Sherry, Ph.D. Curator of Museum Collections, Virginia Museum of History & Culture (VMHC) ksherry@virginiahistory.org

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