Introducing Alafia Project: A Black Muslim Mental Health Project 

Black mental health through history  The book ‘The Protest Psychosis: How Schizophrenia Became a Black Disease’ published in 2010 is written by psychiatrist Jonathan Metzl and explores from the onset of the civil rights era the conflation of black men and severe psychiatric illness- namely schizophrenia.  To frame psychiatric nomenclature, diagnosis and treatment as an … Continue reading Introducing Alafia Project: A Black Muslim Mental Health Project