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      THE STIGMA OF SEEKING MENTAL HEALTHCARE HURTS TRAUMATIZED TEENS 1 When trauma in the black community is discussed, and its causes and possible cures are talked about in public, a key topic is often left out. That would be mental health issues, the kind that are often caused or made worse by issues…

Stigma of Seeking Mental Health Care Hurts Traumatized Teens
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Stigma of Seeking Mental Health Care Hurts Traumatized Teens

BY JANIYA BATTLE When trauma in the black community is discussed, and its causes and possible cures are talked about in public, a key topic is often left out. That would be mental health issues, the kind that are often caused or made worse by issues including physical and emotional trauma fatherlessness and sexual assault….

IMessage Saviors
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IMessage Saviors

November, 2018   Four African American teenaged girls started a group-chat that was originally intended to be about gossip and interesting situations they’d come across in their communities. However, it wound up leaving a more serious mark on each of its members.  As the members became more open to each other, the group chat slowly…

Housing discrimination timeline
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Housing discrimination timeline

  June 13, 1933 Home Owners’ Loan Corporation was established. Banks would determine a neighborhood’s risk for loan default and redline neighborhoods that were at high risk of default. These neighborhoods tended to be African American neighborhoods, whereas the white-middle-class Americans were able to receive housing loans. Over decades, as the white middle-class Americans left…

Urban Health Media Photo Gallery
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Urban Health Media Photo Gallery

U.S. Surgeon General and Dr. Jerome Adams poses with former UHMP student Karla Lozano, left, and her sister, Elizabeth Lozano who now attends George Washington University on a full scholarship. UHMP students interview psychotherapist Dr. Roblyn Lewter about mental health stigma and domestic violence. Former UHMP student Riley Johnson and her mother are shown at…

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