This Radio Facts podcast talks about the often ignored mental illnesses in the Black community.
July 24, 2015
Terrie Williams owns one of the biggest and most respected agencies in the country, The Terrie Williams Agency. She is also a best selling author (click the link to buy her most recent book Black Pain) and she speaks at colleges and major corporations about mental health. She is a Mental Health Advocate and studied as a LCSW.
We start off talking about the recent viral video of the woman who tossed her newborn baby across the floor and why the father of the baby decided to film the video. Then we talk about various types of mental illness and Terrie even discusses her own bouts of depression and how black boys are deeply affected by PTSD.