Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
July 27, 2021
July is Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, a month dedicated to growing public awareness of mental health topics among communities of Black, Indigenous and people of color. Bebe Moore Campbell was an American author, journalist, teacher, and mental health advocate who worked tirelessly to shed light on the mental health needs of the Black community and other underrepresented communities.
To continue the visionary work of Bebe Moore Campbell, mental health and healthcare organizations, including Cummings Graduate Institute, encourage you to explore and share educational resources and information addressing the mental health needs of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color. Join the conversation on social media with the hashtag #MMHAM.
Minority Mental Health Awareness Month Reading & Resources:
Learn About Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
Think Cultural Health Behavioral Health E-Learning Program: Improving Cultural Competency for Behavioral Health Professionals
Behavioral Health Implementation Guide for the National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health and Health Care (Behavioral Health Guide)
BIPOC Mental Health Resources & Anti-Racist Actions for Allies
2021 BIPOC Mental Health Month Toolkit
National Queer & Trans Therapists of Color Network
Therapy for Latinx
What’s different about ASIAN mental health?
BIPOC Mental Health Resources
Asian American & Pacific Islander Mental Health Resources
Depression in Indigenous Communities: Cultural Understanding Matters
Stereotypes and Seeking Care in a Racialized America
Addressing the Increased Risk of Postpartum Depression for Black Women
How Lived Experience and Identity Shape Mental Health Counseling
How School-Based Mental Health Providers Can Help Hispanic/Latinx Students
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