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The Black Mental Matters Podcast with Vince "The Voice" Bailey seeks to strip away the stigma of discussing Black mental health. Black Mental Matters features a series of in-depth interviews and discussions around mental health in the Black community. Follow Vince and share The Black Mental Matters Podcast with your friends and family. Join our group therapy!

The Black Mental Matters Podcast with Vince "The Voice" Bailey seeks to strip away the stigma of discussing Black mental health. Black Mental Matters features a series of in-depth interviews and discussions around mental health in the Black community. Follow Vince and share The Black Mental Matters Podcast with your friends and family. Join our group therapy!
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The Black Mental Matters Podcast with Vince "The Voice" Bailey seeks to strip away the stigma of discussing Black mental health. Black Mental Matters features a series of in-depth interviews and discussions around mental health in the Black community. Follow Vince and share The Black Mental Matters Podcast with your friends and family. Join our group therapy!

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Black Mental Matters Ep 13 Thanksgiving Replay

11/28/2019
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Most of the time when we think of the holiday season, we think of joy and good tidings. However for many, the holidays can bring stress, anxiety, or reminders of a lost loved one. The holidays can be stressful, but they can also be a time to reflect, shed the past and look forward to the future. In a podcast replay, Vince talks with Health and Wellness Educator and Mental Health Advocate Makeba Reed-Johnson about Self Care and the importance of taking some time (especially during this...

Duration:00:32:01

Black Mental Matters Ep 12 Cultural Barriers to Mental Health

11/14/2019
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In the Black Community, many people don't understand what a mental health condition is and don't talk or want to talk about the subject. Folks are reluctant to discuss mental health issues and seek treatment often because of the shame and stigma associated with it. For those that do seek help, due to the huge shortage of Black Mental Health Professionals, the lack of cultural awareness, financial costs, etc., misdiagnosis and inadequate treatment can be the result. Vince and Makeba discuss...

Duration:00:29:48

Black Mental Matters Ep 11 Mental Health & The Food We Eat

11/7/2019
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Eating foods that are "good for you" is a good thing! It also helps reduce your risk of developing some chronic diseases. New research finds that your food choices also affect your mood and mental health. Vince and Makeba discuss the Food-Mood Connection in the Black Community and the impact our diets are having on our minds!

Duration:00:28:23

Black Mental Matters Ep 10 Dealing With Depression With Dane

10/31/2019
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Although it isn’t freely discussed, depression in Black men is an issue that is all too real. Due to stigma surrounding mental illness, men of color will often suffer in silence, thinking they should simply be able to deal with the pressures of life on their own, believing that otherwise they are to be considered “weak.” Vince talks with Voiceover Artist, Entrepreneur, and World Traveler Dane Reid about his long time struggle and conquer of Depression.

Duration:00:30:07

Black Mental Matters Ep 9 Law Enforcement

10/24/2019
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Police killings of people with mental illnesses are a huge problem for those of all races. One study states that people with untreated mental illnesses are a staggering 16 times more likely to be shot and killed by police. But African Americans are at even higher risk due to the racism in our country and in our police forces. Police officers are also much more likely to suffer from a Mental Issue due to the trauma they witness everyday. We talk to law enforcement veterans, Brian Whiteside,...

Duration:00:29:35

Black Mental Matters Ep 8 Suicide

10/17/2019
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Suicide is fast becoming an epidemic in black communities, particularly among school age children... The numbers are astonishing. It has become a growing health crisis. Vince talks with Mental Health Advocate and Educator Makeba Reed Johnson about the rising numbers, the signs, and ways parents and adults can help our young people...

Duration:00:31:04

Black Mental Matters Episode 7 Stigma

10/10/2019
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Vince "The Voice" Bailey and Dr. J. P Griffin Jr., LPC / Certified Anger Management II discuss the stigma surrounding the Black Community getting help for their mental health. Dr Griffin also provides some strategies and techniques for having good mental outcomes when challenges arise in our families. Contact Dr. Griffen: 404-341-7642 www.psychologytoday.com - Search - Dr. J. Parker Griffin Jr.

Duration:00:29:54

Black Mental Matters Ep 6 Addiction

10/3/2019
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Addiction is a psychological and physical inability to stop consuming a chemical, drug, activity, or substance, even though it is causing psychological and physical harm. Vince talks Addiction with Master Addiction Therapist and Psychologist Dr. Eugene Herrington. The causes, signs and symptoms, and treatment strategies... Dr Eugene Harrington 404-422-5682 herrphd@aol.com Vince info@blackmentalmatters.com

Duration:00:31:01

Black Mental Matters Ep 5 Emotional Wellness

9/26/2019
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Vince talks with Health and Wellness Educator and Mental Health Advocate Makeba Reed-Johnson about Emotional Wellness. Data show that for Black women, anxiety is more chronic and the symptoms more intense than their White counterparts. This description, however, only tells half the story. What it does not tell us is how anxiety is perceived and experienced daily by Black women.

Duration:00:30:35

Black Mental Matters Ep 3 Self Care

9/12/2019
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Vince talks with Health and Wellness Educator and Mental Health Advocate Makeba Reed-Johnson about Self Care and what that means to those suffering from stress and mental challenges...

Duration:00:30:14

Black Mental Matters Ep 2 What Is?

9/5/2019
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Vince interviews Dr. Eugene Herrington, Ph.D, M.S.M, M.Div, L.C.S.W., Clinical Psychologist and Master Social Worker (now in Private Practice) on Mental Health Disorders and ways to spot and deal with them... Contact Dr Eugene Herrington 404-422-5682 herrphd@aol.com

Duration:00:30:07

Black Mental Matters Ep 4 Depression

9/3/2019
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Vince "The Voice" Bailey and Dr Eugene Herrington, Ph.D, M.S.M, M.Div, L.C.S.W, Clinical Psychologist and Master Social Worker discuss Depression, it's causes, symptoms, and treatment... Contact Dr Herrington 404-422-5682 herrphd@aol.com

Duration:00:30:25

Black Mental Matters Episode 1 Narcissism

8/29/2019
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Vince discusses Narcissism with Dr. J. Parker Griffin, Licensed Professional Counselor. Dr. Griffin specializes in working with males and also partners with survivors of narcissistic abuse. Get his book, "The 25th Demon" at Amazon.com. Contact Dr. Griffen: 404-341-7642 www.psychologytoday.com - Search - Dr. J. Parker Griffin Jr.

Duration:00:31:02

Black Mental Matters - Meet Vince "The Voice" Bailey

8/22/2019
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Meet the host of Black Mental Matters, Vince "The Voice" Bailey. Vince “The Voice” Bailey is a 35+ year media & entertainment veteran who began his career as a United Way volunteer reader for the blind in his hometown of Gary, Indiana. For the past twenty-two years, he has operated the successful Vince Bailey Productions, now Vince The Voice LLC, a full-service audio-video production and consulting company based in Grayson, Georgia. Currently, Vince teaches Voiceover privately and for...

Duration:00:04:15