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Black Mental Health Moments

Members of the 988 Diaspora Campaign Coalition are assisting in spreading the word about the 988 Lifeline and the need to stay mentally healthy, amongst diaspora communities in the Philadelphia Region. As a member of the coalition, WURD Black Talk Radio is presenting “Black Mental Health Moments,” 3:45PM, each Friday in September on Groundings with Brother Shomari (1:00PM to 4:00PM). The final segment of each show will feature a Black therapist from the campaign’s listing of Black mental healthcare providers. People will also be able to access the entire listing on the WURD website. Listeners can tune in at 96.1FM or 

The WURD Black Mental Health Moments line-up includes:

September 8
Maggie Lyons,
Chief Behavioral Healthcare Officer
Greater Philadelphia Health Action, Inc.
Black-owned health centers for over 50 years with behavioral health locations city-wide.

September 15
Kenneth Bourne
Holistic therapy for Black men and boys

September 22
Jacqui Johnson
Sankofa Healing Studio
Therapy supporting marginalized youth and adults who are trauma-impacted and system-involved.

September 29
Dr. Holly Sawyer
Life First Therapy
Special therapy for Black women facing micro-aggressions on the job and more.

Date & Time

Weekly on Friday

Sep 08, 2023 through Sep 29, 2023


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