Revelations: Uncovering Truths about the Mental Health of Youth and Young Adults of Color

In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, we were joined by friends and experts to celebrate the release of The AAKOMA Project’s full research report on the State of Mental Health of Youth and Young Adults of Color.

CONTRIBUTORS & SPEAKERS

Dior Vargas

MENTAL HEALTH ACTIVIST
@DIOR_VARGAS

Charlamagne Tha God

Mental Health Advocate, Author, Media Personality
@cthagod

Ryan Mitchell

Music & Culture at MTV
@theslaygawd

 

Brooke Simpson

Recording Artist/Songwriter/Actor
@brookesimpsonofficial

Dr. Ayanna Abrams

psychologist, founder of Ascension Behavioral Health
@dr_ayanna_a

TSLEEVELESS

@TSLEEVELESS

Mariah Gladstone

Indigikitchen Founder
@indigikitchen

Dr. Alfiee

Founder, The AAKOMA Project

Dometi

Journalist, Executive Producer
@dometi_

Adriana Alejandre

Founder of Latinx Therapy & Trauma Therapist
@latinxtherapy

Ashlee Haze

Poet, Spoken Word Artist
@Ashleehaze

Bhavya Rai

Creative Director at INELEGANCIES; Community Lead at Flourish Labs
@bhavyaraii

Congresswoman Bonnie Coleman Watson

Congresswoman, New Jersey
@RepBonnie

Brandon J. Johnson

CREATOR, THE BLACK MENTAL WELLNESS LOUNGE
@BLACKMENTALWELLNESSLOUNGE

Adrienne “Gammy” Banfield Norris

Red Table Talk co-host & Positively Gam host
@gammynorris

Gregory Allan Datu Cendana

President & Co-Founder of Can’t Stop! Won’t Stop!
@GregoryCendana

Janel Cubbage

Strategic Partnerships and Equity Program Manager
@thetattooedcounselor

Jason Phillips

Licensed Therapist & Confidence Expert
@jphillipsmsw

Dr. Jenny Wang

Clinical Psychologist, Speaker, Author
@asiansformentalhealth

Dr. Jessica Jackson

Licensed Clinical Psychologist
@dr_jlauren

Dr. Judith Joseph

Dr. Judith
@drjudithjoseph

Locatora Radio

Podcast Producers and Hosts
@locatora_radio

Matthew Coelho

Singer-Songwriter, LGBTQIA+ Advocate, Founder of Well=Minded
@officiallycoelho

Rachel Leyco

Filmmaker, Actress, Influencer
@rachel.leyco

Regina Miranda

Professor of Psychology
@regina-miranda-psychprof

Dr. Stephanie J. Wong

PSYCHOLOGIST & FOUNDER & HOST, COLOR OF SUCCESS PODCAST
@COLOR_OF_SUCCESS

Trent Out Loud

CEO/President
@trentoutloud

Yasmine Jameelah

Founder, Transparent Black Girl