AAKOMA Receives Funding in Support of Racial Healing

AAKOMA Receives Funding in Support of Racial Healing

“For too long, racial trauma was the elephant in the room that we did not discuss as a society. Today, that conversation is starting to change. We’re honored to be supported by the Community Foundation of Northern Virginia at this critical time to help...
New! MidWeek Mindfulness with the AAKOMA Project

New! MidWeek Mindfulness with the AAKOMA Project

Starting WEDNESDAY May 13, 2020, join The AAKOMA Project Teen Board and Dr. Alfiee for weekly 10 minute mindfulness meditation. We want to give you a little respite in the middle of your week in the midst of this coronavirus stress so we’re offering a few...
#COVID19Care Resources for ALL

#COVID19Care Resources for ALL

We have noticed lots of people responding to caring for the mental health of the world and our nation during this stressful and critical time.  We want you to know that we understand the unique needs of teens and families of color and (as promised) we want to provide...
#COVID19Care Minding Your #MentalHealth

#COVID19Care Minding Your #MentalHealth

(Photo Credit Retha Ferguson) Special Considerations for parents with home based business, entrepreneurs and everyone working from home.  Right now, go explain to your children and loved ones that there is a certain part of your day necessary for your work.  Sometimes...

Register here for Virtual Therapy (for young people)

If you are in crisis and need immediate support or intervention, call the mental/behavioral health crisis line of your county behavioral health officeTrained crisis workers are generally available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.  If the situation is potentially life threatening, please go directly to your nearest hospital emergency room.

If you are a teen or young adult in need of mental health support, register here for up to 5 FREE virtual sessions.

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