Mental health organizations by and for

African Americans

55 Mental Health Organizations for People of Color

“Mental illness does not discriminate: Nearly 20% of U.S. adults experience a mental illness each year, External link regardless of race or ethnicity. And while it’s clear that mental health is a crosscutting issue that affects all communities, providing effective services for people of color requires acknowledging and understanding their different lived realities.”

Includes a long list of organizations!

https://www.onlinemswprograms.com/resources/social-issues/mental-health-resources-racial-ethnic-groups/

Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation Resource Guide

Directory of mental health providers and programs that serve the black community

https://borislhensonfoundation.org/resource-guide/

Innopysch – A way to find therapists of color and other MH resources for people of color

https://www.innopsych.com/

Therapy for Black Girls

 

“Therapy for Black Girls is an online space dedicated to encouraging the mental wellness of Black women and girls.”

https://therapyforblackgirls.com/

Therapy for Black Men

“At TherapyforBlackMen.org, we want to break the stigma that asking for help is a sign of weakness.

With a directory of over seventy licensed mental health professionals throughout the fifty states thus far, we’re here to provide judgement-free, multiculturally-competent care to Black men.

You don’t have to man up. Let’s talk it through together.”

https://therapyforblackmen.org/

Therapy resources, podcasts, and blogs about Black mental health

https://ourselvesblack.com/