BET HEALTH - MENTAL HEALTH

Arkansas Man Dies of Malnutrition and Dehydration in Jail; He Couldn’t Afford $100 Bail

The mentally disabled man spent more than a year awaiting trial on charges from an arrest where officers wanted to protect his well being.
01/18/2023

Laurence Fishburne Credits Therapy With Helping Him Deal With His Anger and Abusing His First Wife

As a podcast guest, Fishburne explained that playing Ike Turner was an emotional experience he recognized from his own life.
11/22/2022

Megan Thee Stallion Launches Mental Health Resources Website, Focuses On Black Community

The site is tailored for her fans to find nearby therapists, helplines and more.
09/27/2022

Nicki Minaj’s 2022 VMAs Video Vanguard Award Speech Puts Mental Health Awareness At The Forefront

“I wish people took mental health seriously even for the people who you think have the perfect lives,” she said.
08/30/2022

Meet 10 Mental Health Professionals and Advocates Awarded $10,000 To Promote Black Joy

The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation is proud to celebrate each of the Joy Awards winners.
07/07/2022

Taraji P. Henson Announces Partnership For 1 Million Hours Of Free Mental Health Services For The Black Community

BET and the Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation join forces to usher in a new tradition of care in the Black community.
06/03/2022

Saying Goodbye: Helping Kids Recognize And Talk About Grief

Learn healthy ways on how to get children to understand death, stress less and open up about what they are feeling.
05/30/2022

‘Bridgerton’ Ruby Barker Recently Hospitalized For Her Mental Health, Thanks Shonda Rhimes

The actress who plays Marina Thompson on the Netflix show released a video on her Instagram to update her 231K followers.
05/27/2022

5 Ways To Cope With The Stress Of Debt

Debt negatively affects your mental health and can have disproportionate impacts on Black people.
05/27/2022

Women's History Month: Dr. Jessica Clemons Is Committed To Destigmatizing Mental Illness

She's brought mental health therapy to the masses.
03/31/2022

Mental Health Awareness Month: These Experts Tell Us How They Remain Positive And Achieve Their Goals

Start each day right by following these tips from financial, exercise, mindfulness and leadership pros.
02/25/2022