Black Therapists Rock: A Glimpse Through the Eyes of Experts seeks to end the mental health stigma in Black communities. Since trauma is healed better collectively, each author shares personal accounts of depression, abuse, grief, and other forms of trauma that is often ignored in the community. The authors’ vulnerability gives hope to people with similar experiences. Nicole’s chapter reveals childhood memories of her mom’s depression that ended with her lifeless body lying next to her at age 8.

Author, Nicole Thompson Seeks to End the Mental Health Stigma in Black Communities with Newly Released Book, Black Therapists Rock: a Glimpse Through the Eyes of Experts

Philadelphia, PA, May 23, 2019 — “Black Therapists Rock: A Glimpse Through the Eyes of Experts” seeks to end the mental health stigma in Black communities. Since trauma is healed better collectively, each author shares personal accounts of depression, abuse, grief, and other forms of trauma that is often ignored in the community. The authors’ vulnerability gives hope to people with similar experiences. Nicole’s chapter reveals childhood memories of her mom’s depression that ended with her lifeless body lying next to her at age 8.

You can purchase your copy online at Amazon.

Nicole Thompson, The Urban School Psychologist, is a certified school psychologist, educator, author, public speaker, and mentor to urban youth. She is a Philadelphia native and a product of the environment that she is so passionate about serving. She is the creator of Reverse the Adverse, a trauma-informed care training specifically designed for educators and mental health professionals that work with school-aged urban students (grades K-12). The goal of Reverse the Adverse is to raise awareness of the impact that adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and trauma have on urban students, and provide strategies to better serve such a vulnerable population.

Nicole speaks at conferences nationwide and received a standing ovation when she delivered her talk, Strategies to Better Serve Urban Students, at the Harvard School Mental Health Conference. She is passionate about serving urban students and the courageous educators and mental health professionals that work with those students.

To receive a free digital guide of Strategies to Better Serve Urban Students, click here: http://theurbanschoolpsychologist.com/guide/

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