Resources for People of Color and Healthcare Providers

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Resources 

For People of Color:

 

Surviving and Resisting Hate: A Toolkit for People of Color: A list of helpful tools and strategies to use in response to racism, prejudice, discrimination and hate.

 

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Flyer: An informational Flyer providing helpful tips to finding a mental health provider that fits your cultural background.

 

National Resource Center for Hispanic Mental Health: A private non-profit charitable organization, a 501 (c)(3) dedicated to promoting quality mental health services through policy development initiatives, training, technical assistance, research, data collection, best practice development, and anti-stigma and anti-discrimination campaigns.

 

Latino Mental Health: NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Article on Latino Mental Health: An informational webpage that focuses on the common challenges many Latinos face in seeking mental health care as well as issues to consider when working with this cultural group and suggestions for finding the right mental health provider.

 

The Institute of Muslim Mental Health: is a non-profit organization dedicated to its CORE mission: Community Outreach, Research, and Education. On their webpage, you can find links to helpful resources as well as an online clinical directory of Muslim mental health professionals

 

African-American Mental Health: NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Article on African-American Mental Health: An informational webpage that focuses on the common challenges many African-Americans/Blacks face in seeking mental health care as well as issues to consider when working with this cultural group and suggestions for finding the right mental health provider.

 

Asian American Psychological Association: This organization focuses on advocating on behalf of Asian Americans as well as advancing Asian American psychology. On their webpage, you can find resources such as annual fact sheets on mental issues facing Asian American and Pacific Islander Populations.

 

The Steve Fund: The nation’s only organization focused on supporting the mental health and emotional well-being of college students of color. Their website provides links to resources as well as a crisis text line.

 

Resources
For healthcare providers:

 

Each Mind Matters: Resources for Organizations Working with Asian and Pacific Islander Communities

 

Each Mind Matters: Resources for Organizations Working with African American Communities

 

Each Mind Matters: Resources for Organizations Working with Latino Communities

 

Mental Health in the Muslim Community: A Guide for Mental Health Care Professionals

 

APA Monitor Article: Reaching out to Arab and Muslim Americans

 

All resources here!