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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Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

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Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-American Women
Released: 9/21/2012 8:00 AM EDT
Source: Harris Health System
 — African-American women are three times more likely to die from pregnancy-related complications and about twice as likely to suffer a miscarriage than other ethnic groups in Harris County. The alarming facts prompted Harris Health System to launch an educational campaign aimed at African-American women before they get pregnant on the steps to have a safe and healthy birth.


The program, Women with Impact, focuses on improving the physical and psychological health of women

Black Families need Prostate Services, extra help

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Here's just another area where families need to push their doctors and medical providers for services they need to stay healthy and happy!

African-American Couples Have Unmet Needs when Family Affected by Prostate Cancer

Source: Moffitt Cancer Center
— Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center have found that in African-American families where men are diagnosed with prostate cancer, they have unmet psychosocial needs that affect their survivorship, as well as family and social relationships.
The study, recently published in the Journal of Cancer Education, focused on better understanding the African-American male and family prostate cancer

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

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CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Illness
Source: Case Western Reserve University


 — Today, Case Western Reserve University hosts The Road to Renewal: Mental Health Forum with noted mental health advocate, Terri M. Williams, President and Founder of The Terrie Williams Agency and The Stay Strong Foundation, to address the devastating impact of undiagnosed and untreated mental illness has within the African-American community and to demystify the stigma associated with mental illness. Sponsored by the university’s Social Justice Institute and the School of Medicine’s Master of Public Health Program, the forum will educate the community on the importance of

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!

Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

Mental Health and African Americans Poverty level

Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-Am

Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and T

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental

Black Youth, Stress Risk

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

Health & Exercise Programs

 It's easy to miss how closely mental health is

Healthy Choices

As a mother and sister with family members who have m

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Ill

Mending Relationships? Pray

Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are HappierS

Hypertension in Black Men

      Tough Medicine: Reducing Hype

Black Youth, Stress Risk

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

Give and get a little smile

  As a mother and sister with family members who

CWRU Opens Dialogue, Blacks & Mental Health

CWRU Opens Dialogue on African-Americans and Mental Ill

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more! Our

Racism impact on Mental Health

Perceived Racism May Impact Black Americans’ Mental

Mental Health, Beat the Statistics

Mental Health and African Americans Poverty level

Mending Relationships? Pray

Across Races, Couples That Pray Together Are HappierS

Black Families need Prostate Services, extra help

Here's just another area where families need to push

Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and T

Healthy Choices

As a mother and sister with family members who have m

Outreach & Resources

Intervention Healthy Pregnancies

Program Aims to Cut Death Rate of Pregnant African-American WomenReleased: 9/21/2012 8:00 AM EDT Source: Harris Health

Alcohol Ads, Youth & Mental Health

African-American Youth Exposed to More Magazine and Television Alcohol Advertising Than Youth in GeneralReleased: 9/27

Hypertension in Black Men

      Tough Medicine: Reducing Hypertension in African American Men Released: 9/10/2012 12:00 PM ED

EveryBODY Workout! Soul Food Cookoffs and more!

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

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!