Ep. 2: Stigma: House Business Doesn't Have to Stay in the House

Updated: Nov 21, 2018

During this episode Raquel & Dr. Hopkins discuss the roots of mental health stigma in the Black community, debunk myths about psychology, and describe how to overcome obstacles to seeking care.

Mistakes and Mishaps

  • The study Dr. Hopkins' cites about medical doctors who have a biased perception of Black patients' experience of pain, included medical students. See below for more on this study.

Studies and Stories Referenced

  • Racial bias in pain assessment and treatment recommendations, and false beliefs about biological differences between blacks and whites: www.pnas.org/content/113/16/4296

Resources Referenced




Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobinger From: The Free Music Archive CC BY-NC 4.0

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