Mental Health

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4 Ways to recover.

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“We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.” — Alice Walker

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“There is more than one kind of freedom. ‘Freedom to’ and ‘freedom from’.” — Aunt Lydia, The handmaid’s tale

Our Questions. Her Answers

Asking for support is an act of resistance. Author Elayne Fluker’s new book offers help to “unapologetically ambitious women.”

Author Elayne Fluker thinks you should consider saying “yes,” the next time someone asks if you need help. Image: Mecca Gamble

An interview with the author of ‘Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen: The Emotional Lives of Black Women’

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5 o’clock Somewhere…

Here’s to getting back to happy at happy hours again!

Summertime is the season that’s warming to the spirit and meant to be enjoyed languorously. (Photo credit: Getty Images)

National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

Choosing yourself is revolutionary

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I have to embrace my full self.

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Seeking mental health care gave me a sense of purpose and peace.


It’s not his gorgeous penis, his looks, attitude, or success that attracts me most. It’s the idea that it’s not too late for me.

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