Open Access Graduate Research Paper
African Americans--Counseling of; African Americans--Mental health;
The purpose of this literature reviewed is to understand African Americans' underutilization of mental health services available to them. It is also important to understand barriers that keep African Americans from seeking mental health services, so this population of people can maintain a healthy life. This review also addresses implications for Caucasian clinicians. The following literature review will explore: The kind of support and treatment African Americans seek or receive to help them with mental health problems, effectiveness of these programs, and barriers to treatment when services are available.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts
Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education
Darcie A. Davis-Gage
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©2007 Tawanna L. Moore
Moore, Tawanna L., "African Americans participation and counseling" (2007). Graduate Research Papers. 1215.