BEAM #BlackLight is a national organizing campaign geared towards drawing public attention to the issues of mental health and healing in Black communities. It consists of:
- Twitter town halls on mental health and healing hosted by healers, advocates and mental care professionals.
- Media memes and art that provoke dialogue and provide information on Black healing and wellness.
- Organized public actions and demonstrations that bring attention to the state of Black mental health and healing in America.
This event has passed: However, you can read the tweets and conversation here.
Our first #BLACKLIGHT twitter town hall will be March 16th, 2017 at 1:00-2:00 P.M EST
Topic: "Misogynoir, Mental Health & Healing"
Purpose: To create a public conversation on how misogynoir impacts mental health in Black communities, and what we as a community can do to address and support Black women's mental health.