Black Mental Health Resources

Black Mental Health and Contributing Factors

This recording of the NAMI SF sponsored Black Mental Health Summit: Black Mental Health and Contributing Factors, features a conversation between two well know experts in the field of Black mental health; Jaseon Outlaw, Ph.D. and Ricka L. White-Soso, MSW, LCSW, BIP, CEAT.  The conversation is facilitated by Tamuri Richardson, a leading Black mental health advocate in the Bay Area, a mental health peer, and professional speaker and author.

Local Bay Area Support Groups:

Black Minds Matter,  NAMI SF: 1st Friday of every month (Email: Tamuri Richardson, for more info)

NAMI SF Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) Group:

MHA SF People of Color Support Group: 

Educational Resources:

Black Emotional and Mental Health Collection (BEAM): 

Black Mental Wellness: 

Ourselves Black:

NAMI National Black & African American Resources: 

Advocacy Organizations:

Black Women’s Health Imperative:

Brother, You’re on My Mind:

The Steve Fund: 

Black Men Heal: 

Find A Practitioner:

Therapy for Black Girls:

Melanin and Mental Health:

Black Mental Health Alliance: \

Therapists of Color:

Recommended Readings:

The Unapologetic Guide to Black Mental Health:

Navigate an Unequal System, Learn Tools for Emotional Wellness, and Get the Help you Deserve

Black Mental Health Matters:

The Ultimate Guide for Mental Health Awareness in the Black Community

Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit


Urban Trauma: A Legacy of Racism

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