A positive experience in therapy is dependent on a practitioner’s ability to appropriately respond to our unique social, spiritual, economic and politi...
Having cultural competence and empathy, to me, does not mean simply addressing the issue in my practice, but speaking up on a larger scale.
Addressing the Increased Risk of Postpartum Depression for Black Women
Navigating My Relationship with Religion While Living with Mental Illness
Finding my Voice in Therapy as a South Asian
How Lived Experience and Identity Shape Mental Health Counseling
Fighting Gender-Based Harassment and Depression
Accepting My Sexuality in Eating Disorder Recovery
What My Brothers Taught Me About the Importance of Early Intervention
How School-Based Mental Health Providers Can Help Hispanic/Latinx Students
Stereotypes and Seeking Care in a Racialized America
What I Learned While Volunteering for a Trans Suicide Prevention Hotline
Call the NAMI Helpline at
In a crisis,
Find Your Local NAMI