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Stigma Fighters: Imade Nibokun of Depressed While Black

I was raised to believe slaves were the only black people who had the right to be depressed. So when I stayed in my bedroom for days at a time, silent and suicidal, my family’s encouragement was that “things could be worse.” If my ancestors survived slavery with no mental health treatment, then I certainly [...]

By | 2016-05-30T14:39:47+00:00 May 30th, 2016|Categories: Depression, Uncategorized|Tags: , |1 Comment