- 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
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