Manage episode 192608168 series 1618290
Understanding and Overcoming Depression Our Special Guest: TERRIE WILLIAMS Terrie Williams is the author of “Black Pain: It Just Looks Like We’re Not Hurting”. It tells the untold story of depression among African-Americans as well as Terrie’s tale of her own chronic and crippling depression—a revealing narrative she shared in the June 2005 issue of ESSENCE magazine. Dr. Derek Suite Featured in The New York Times, The Daily News, and Black Enterprise Magazine, Dr. Suite has received widespread recognition for his unique and sensitive approach to mental health that emphasizes the role of one’s culture, dignity, and faith in the healing process. He is the co-founder of Full Circle Health (FCH), an award-winning wholistic practice that has provided state-of-the-art mental healthcare since 1999 to individuals and families living in the urban context. Dr. Suite has considerable expertise in handling matters involving stress, trauma, relationship issues, sexual addictions and faith-based struggles. He also has over 10 years’ experience in working with hard-to-reach adolescents and men of color.