Empowerment Stage: Silence the Shame: A Look at Mental Health in the Black Community

July 29, 2017 - 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
The America’s Center // Expo Hall


The NUL Experience Expo Hall is a Conference favorite for all ages! Attended by thousands every year, it is constantly buzzing with a wide range of exhibitors, booths, dynamic talks, and celebrity seminars. Win prizes; hear life-changing tips and advice; get important health and wellness screenings; and so much more. Don’t forget to bring the kids for back-to-school events and activities at the second annual Community Day!

The Silence the Shame panel will examine mental health stigma in the African American community as well as the toll it takes on our families and loved ones.  Come hear strategies and tools to erase the shame and address this growing epidemic.

Chanita Foster
Shanti Das
Nicci Gilbert
Dr. Khaalida Forbes