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 Racial Inequality: Mental Health Effects on Black, Male Youth

  • Categories Mental Health
  • Duration 01h
  • Total Enrolled 4
  • Last Update September 23, 2021


Racial Inequality is associated with negative mental health consequences for both Black youth genders, male and female. However, Black male youth differ in regard to long-term effects of psychological symptoms. Black male youth are more susceptible to the mental health effects of racial inequality over time such as Depression, PTSD, Anger Issues, Aggression, Risk behaviors and more. Participants will gain understanding of racial inequality among Black male youth, specific mental health effects, and cultural interventions/therapy for Black male youth.

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Racial Inequality Mental Health Effects on Black Male Youth

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Dr Laklieshia Izzard is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Georgia and New Jersey, Georgia Certified School Counselor, a National Certified Counselor, an Approved Clinical Supervisor, and a Tri-Care Mental Health Counselor. Dr Izzard is the owner of Shekinah Counseling a virtual private practice with 17 years of community mental health counseling experience with diverse populations. Dr. Izzard practice services include counseling, clinical supervision, mentoring, and training. Dr. Izzard has experience in all levels of education and is an Adjunct Professor of Counseling. Dr. Izzard serves on the Region 3 Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities Advisory Council as the only Newton County member. Dr Izzard serves on the board of directors for National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Georgia, and is a founding member of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee. Dr. Izzard is a founding member and has served as President from 2019-2020 for the American Counseling Association of Georgia. Dr Izzard obtained her doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision from Argosy University Sarasota, Dr. Izzard has a Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling from the largest HBCU in the nation North Carolina A&T State University and Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from a another great HBCU Fayetteville State University.
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