Crazy Like A Fox: Black Mental Health Matters
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About the Event
On May 19th Stronger Than My Struggles brings you a much needed discussion on invisible mental and emotional illnesses in the Black community.
We will have 6 panelists including successful Black women with Autism, Depression, Anxiety Disorder, PTSD and who have survived a suicide attempt and military sex trauma. We will also have 2 licensed mental heal professionals on hand to help us understand these illnesses, their underlying causes and how to live productively with them.
Myesha Collins, Founder of Blue Girls Turned Gold
Dionne "DH Da Hitwryter" Halsey, The DH Experience
Shawna Cheatham, Owner AfrindecentriQs Creations
Desha Hendfield, Author & U.S Navy veteran
Carman Wilkins, Mental Health Professional, Building My Table, LLC
Lachelle Barnett, Mental Health Professional, The Reset Room
Our Keynote speaker will be René Brooks, leading Black woman ADHD Blogger and creator of Black Girl, Lost Keys.
René Brooks is a passionate advocate for women with ADHD and the Mental Health Community. She is the founder of Black Girl, Lost Keys, a lifestyle blog that brings attention to the conversation around race, mental health and womanhood. That project has led to features in Healthline, PBS's Roadtrip Nation, Additude Magazine, and Kaleidoscope Society.
https://www.blackgirllostkeys.com/ for more about René.
General admission includes light fare and live performance by Goddess Melanin Reigns
- General Admission$30$300$0