Minority Mental Health

  • African  Americans are 20 percent more likely to report having serious psychological distress than non-Hispanic whites are.
  • In general, minorities have less to, and less availability of, mental health services- Office of Minority Health, Mental Health and African Americans (2014)
  • Adult Black/African Americans are more likely to have feelings of sadness, hopelessness, and worthlessness than white adults. -Mental Health America

Ms. Fran 


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Monday Motivation!

Good afternoon, I’m up and about! The day has started off great for me and I have a little pep in my step today. I still have so much to get done, so I need all the energy I can get. Hope this day so far is going well for you all, if not let me encourage you!

  • Let’s look back at where we were last week, good or bad and be proud of our progress.
  • Step outside the box, who cares whose looking, then give them something to look at!
  • Don’t indulge in negative thoughts, (a note to self)!
  • So what I’m doing it wrong in your eyes, hell to me I’m slaying.!

Ms. Fran