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Mental Illness in the American Black Community

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Mental Illness in the American Black Community

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Mental Illness in the American Black Community

Mental Illness in the American Black Community

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Farai Chideya discusses the taboo of mental illness in black communities with Dr. Alvin Poussaint and Amy Alexander, co-authors of Lay My Burden Down: Unraveling Suicide and the Mental Health Crisis among African-Americans. Dr. Poussaint is a professor at Harvard Medical School.