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BIPOC Resources

We make a conscious effort to be inclusive for all students in providing for their physical, mental and emotional health. Resources are available for families of underrepresented backgrounds who are looking to protect their well-being.

Asian American Health Initiative: The AAHI offers mental health resources and COVID-19 related information in English, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese and Hindi.

Asian Mental Health Collective: This organization provides an online directory where Asian-American students may find a therapist who shares their background. The website includes links to therapists’ profiles so students can find mental health care that best suits their specific needs.

Black Emotional and Mental Health Collective: BEAM’s website includes a list of phone numbers that may provide a safe space for students to express their emotions without judgment. These include hotlines catered to the experiences of Black students and those who identify with the LGBTQ+ community.

Black Mental Wellness: This company, founded by clinical psychologists, organizes virtual conferences where speakers discuss mental health related issues for Black communities. The company’s website also includes a list of coping strategies for a variety of health-related issues, including relaxation methods and strategies for discussing race.

Center for Native American Youth: This organization, led by the Aspen Institute, is a national resource exchange where Native American students can find ways to support peers and their greater community.

Inclusive Therapists: This directory allows students to find the right therapist through searchable categories including low-cost options and insurance plans, along with cultural and spiritual knowledge. Students can use this resource to find a therapist close to their neighborhood.

Latinx Therapy: This directory allows students to search for therapists and public speakers who discuss issues that pertain to Latinx communities. The website also highlights self-help books for both English and Spanish speaking families.

National Alliance for Hispanic Health: This science-based coalition shares fun, informative and family friendly videos to help Hispanic community members protect their health. Their website provides a list of nationwide events, along with infographics available in both English and Spanish.

The Steve Fund: This organization includes readily available Crisis Text Line counselors. If you need to speak to a specialist about a personal emergency, text STEVE to 741741. The group’s website also includes an archive of Webinars discussing mental and emotional health for young people and families of color.

WeRNative: This online resource is designed specifically for Native American youth, with a variety of personal stories and health advice for students. The website also includes content for those who identify with the LGBTQ+ community, and there is a space for visitors to ask questions about the topics that matter most to them.