ESSENCE Essential Heroes Awards highlights black psychiatrists who provide life changing services

Meet five black career women who are making changes in mental health.


During the second edition of the 2020 ESSENCE Essential Heroes Awards AT & T. Together with us, we’ve highlighted key employees who are impacting changes in mental health.

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Shanti slides the silence the shame, Kim Young from Dope Black Social Worker, Jennifer Mullan decolonization therapy, Nicole Russell the Precious Dreams Foundation and Dr. Joy Harden Bradford of Therapy for Black Girls each shared their inspiration.

Check out the video above to hear a little of their stories.

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