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

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