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MENTAL HEALTH, STORIES

Mental Health in the Church: Being a Prophetic Voice

Rev. Perry Wiggins III   |   February 18, 2016

For far too long, the subject of mental health still continues to be taboo in many African-American churches. Mental health has been the forbidden topic in several faith communities. My dream and vision is for the church to truly be a welcoming place for those caught in the throes of mental illness.

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MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE

SoulCare: Taking Pause in Crisis

April 8, 2020

Our Mental Health & Wellness Initiative team invites you to join us for a moment to pause and process. Over the coming weeks, NBA will host a series of SoulCare moments to practice self-care and prayer.

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Dietra Wise Baker

Program Coordinator for Advocacy and Activism
New Communion
HUNGER / FOOD SECURITY, CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY

New Communion is a faith-based organization with the goal of enhancing community relationships and diminishing the impacts of hunger and food insecurity.