Outreach Works in Mental Health

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Our symposiums cover a broad range of subjects, emotions and solutions. We help the community learn how to become healthy and whole!

AAMHC Outreach & Symposiums

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Racism impact on Mental Health

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Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental Health

Source: American Psychological Association (APA) - Psychological Responses to Racism Similar to Trauma Symptoms, Study Finds

WASHINGTON -- For black American adults, perceived racism may cause mental health symptoms similar to trauma and could lead to some physical health disparities between blacks and other populations in the United States, according to a new study published by the American Psychological Association.


While previous studies have found links between racism and mental health, this is the first meta-analysis on the subject

Hypertension in Black Men

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Tough Medicine: Reducing Hypertension in African American Men

Released: 9/10/2012 12:00 PM EDT
Source: University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

— Even though African American men in the United States are disproportionately more likely to have uncontrolled high blood pressure (or hypertension) than other racial and ethnic groups, they are less likely to take

Give and get a little smile

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As a mother and sister with family members who have mental health disabilities, I am concerned about the kinds of issues that effect their everyday lives. We talk about living a good long life, but for them, the quality of life is critical. We assume in their disabilities, that they're just satisfied with being disabled, but they want to be successful, they want to have families, they want to have careers and their desires and wants and life shouldn't be any different than ours.

Our coalition's goal for each individual with a mental health disability is that we help in every way that we can to be an advocate for them. 

Making your way FORWARD!

Can we talk?

  Mental health professionals everywhere can attest to the power of talking, just opening up. For a change though, try this: Instead of always just opening up about the problem,

Breaking Depression

Some days are harder than others, it's just a fact of life. If you find that you're having some rough times, there are a few tricks to get you through the day. Fretting, worrying, can

A Meditation that Makes Sense!

by   Desiderata   Go placidly amidst the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all

Don't sweat the small stuff!

The Oprah Effect?   Okay, so who doesn't love the Oprah? She made us think about things like well-being, many a stormy mid-afternoon, Oprah was there to help us through. Happines

Our Mental Health Hot Tips!

Black Families need Prostate Services, extra help

Here's just another area where families need to push

AAMHC Community Coalition

The African American Mental Health Coalition is a gro

Our Partner Agencies

Our mental health professionals are eager to sit down

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Ill

Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-Am

Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

Mental Health and African Americans Poverty level

Hypertension in Black Men

      Tough Medicine: Reducing Hype

Mending Relationships? Pray

Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are HappierS

Health & Exercise Programs

 It's easy to miss how closely mental health is

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our

Health & Exercise Programs

 It's easy to miss how closely mental health is

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our

Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and T

Our Partner Agencies

Our mental health professionals are eager to sit down

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Ill

Objectives & Goals

What we hope to do is become a venue of information a

Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

Mental Health and African Americans Poverty level

Black Youth, Stress Risk

African-American Youth at Risk: Stress a Factor, but

Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-Am

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental

Outreach & Resources

Give and get a little smile

  As a mother and sister with family members who have mental health disabilities, I am concerned about the kinds o

Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

Mental Health and African Americans Poverty level affects mental health status. African Americans living below the

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our organization meets regularly around the vital issues that impact

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental HealthSource: American Psychological Association (APA) - Ps

Healing through Knowledge

Often, our Higher Power allows things to occur in our lives for us to grow, to get through the hard times, so we can reach back and help someone else that is now going through the same things! Isn't your Creator great? It's all a big circle, and we want to show you how to change

About us

AAMHC is an award winning nonprofit grassroots effort to reach the disenfranchised community with mental health services. We can help you and your family find vital services to be healthy & happy. Give us a call today!