60 Best Black Mental Health Podcasts
Black Mental Health Podcasts
Here are 60 Best Black Mental Health Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
This podcast highlights the experiences of Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC) communities and their impact on mental health. Launched by the Bell Let's Talk Diversity Fund, each episode features conversations with guests from different ethnocultural communities in Canada as they share personal stories, the unique barriers they navigate on their wellness journey, and the importance of finding culturally affirmative mental health care.
Play⋅ 353.1K⋅ 196.4K ⋅3 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 66 min Get Email Contact
Baltimore, Maryland, US
For over 30 years, the Black Mental Health Alliance for Education and Consultation, Inc. has provided a trusted culturally competent forum on the topic of mental health and related issues. We are bridge builders. From the Psychiatrist to the Grassroots Community level worker, Politicians to Educators, we provide an unapologetically Black space for those who work with marginalized communities across the United States and the world. Provocative, engaging, and thought-provoking.
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Play⋅ 6.4K⋅ 5.4K ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 52 min ⋅ Aug 2020 Get Email Contact
Atlanta, Georgia, US
The Black Mental Matters Podcast with Vince 'The Voice' Bailey and Makeba Reed-Johnson seeks to strip away the stigma of discussing Black mental health. Black Mental Matters features a series of in-depth interviews and discussions around mental health in the Black community. Follow Vince and share The Black Mental Matters Podcast with your friends and family. Join our group therapy!
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Play⋅ 598⋅ 527 ⋅5 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 31 min Get Email Contact
Los Angeles, California, US
Dr. Erlanger 'Earl' Turner, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist, psychology professor, author, and nationally recognized mental health expert. He has been seen in numerous outlets such as Oprah Magazine, New York Times, and Washington Post. The Breakdown is a Mental Health Podcast that focuses on topics related to Black boys and men such as wellness, mental health, parenting, and personal development.
Play⋅ 182⋅ 445 ⋅4 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 28 min Get Email Contact
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Mandela, J.River, and Jermaine tackle all things mental health in the Black community. Join them as they talk about all the Blacketiest of Black s**t while confronting the realities of coping with mental health struggles, and dissecting how current events, pop culture & politics play a role in the wellness of Black mental health.
Play⋅ 79 ⋅3 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 86 min Get Email Contact
Mind Ya Mentals Podcast is all about equipping black people with the tools they need to manage and understand their mental health. We work to undue the stigma that surrounds mental health, and address different issues that are prevalent in our society. Join us every other Sunday and always make sure to MIND YA MENTALS!
Play⋅ 81⋅ 78 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 69 min Get Email Contact
A podcast focused on reducing the stigma associated with mental health in the Black community.
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StixnStones is a podcast featuring Miller and Saint Matthias, two southerners navigating mental health while living in the Big Apple in the most non-traditional way. StixnStones is a caring and sharing space discussing all things mental health for the black community. Think of this podcast as a Black family reunion meets an unforgettable HBCU Homecoming. Topics will range from anxiety, procrastination, depression and tryna get yo booty eaten in peace.
Play⋅ 198⋅ 47 ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 35 min Get Email Contact
New York City, New York, US
A bi-monthly podcast that delves into how women of color maintain their mental health through finding peace, making healthy life choices, and self-love.
Play⋅ 42 ⋅22 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 41 min Get Email Contact
Why is there such a stigma around mental health in the black community? What's the big deal? Maybe you've asked, 'How do I help my loved one through this difficult time, or am I the only one going through my situation?'Many of us have so much weighed on our minds today, causing anxiety, depression, insomnia, and diminished physical health. I ask that you join me on this journey through the Black Mind Chronicles to better understand the mindset, perceptions, and stories of mental health in our communities.
Play⋅ 187⋅ 18 ⋅5 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 45 min Get Email Contact
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
Erica, a licensed marriage and family therapist, and Chimere, a licensed professional counselor are two doctoral students, turned friends addressing the many mental health challenges that plague Black people and disrupt their emotional wellness. Together, these professional therapists integrate their current research with modern-day issues that have adverse effects on the Black Community. Tune in for insight and leave feeling understood and empowered.
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Play⋅ 31⋅ 13 ⋅8 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 31 min Get Email Contact
New York, US
As a young African American woman navigating her way through college and facing the many obstacles with being black in today's society, preserving my mental health/ well-being was extremely important. Music has always been a key element to my mental health and this platform is used to uplift and encourage other black and brown individuals to take control of their mental health/ well-being while ultimately living your life being authentically you.
Play⋅ 11 ⋅6 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 27 min Get Email Contact
Hosted by Byron Taylor, MS, PLPC, CMHT a Provisional Licensed and Certified Mental Health Therapist who brings his professional perspective and personal journey as a black man to the topic of mental health, where he uses Black pop culture to bridge the gap between psychological concepts and everyday life.
Play 2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 47 min Get Email Contact
An open and safe space about the endless topics on Black Mental Health. Black Mental Health Matters #ENDTHESTIGMA
Play 3 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 10 min Get Email Contact
Mental health awareness conversations with a mission to break mental health stigma in black and brown communities, one conversation at a time. This podcast explores & unpacks mental health, wellness & wellbeing from the perspective of people of color. This podcast is hosted by the Co-founders of Eriwellbeing; Ruthie Semere Zerai, Lifecoach & Wellness entrepreneur, and Dr. Mikal Woldu, Anthropology Professor.
Play 3 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 64 min Get Email Contact
These are just little recordings I do more for therapy than anything else, however, I do hope that some people can relate. My stories, thoughts, and dreams are here. You are never alone. I would prefer to use music, but somebody I ain't gonna call no names but they are Universal when it comes to names. Just to be truthful I just ramble. Oh sometimes it gets real, wait till I start talking about my mom and I, talk about issues. You wouldn't believe the support system that I've built for myself. My poor therapists (yes plural). I am like Bill Murray in that movie 'What About Bob?'
Play 30 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 24 min Get Email Contact
A Black Woman discussing issues of mental health with audacious curiosity and authenticity.
Play 5 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 62 min Get Email Contact
A space to talk about therapy, mental health, and the black experience on top of it all.
Play⋅ 69 ⋅10 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 21 min Get Email Contact
ON TiLT | The State of Black Mental Health and Policing in America is a podcast focused on ways black people can approach, build, and maintain good mental health despite being affected by the brutal policing in America.
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Join us, Dr. Chanda Reynolds, Clinical Psychologist, and Jillian Sloane, Master of Social Work and Divinity Student, as we discuss the integration of Faith and Mental Health and how it affects the Black Community! Our goal is to bring our community to a place of healing and talk about what we're all experiencing as a collective!
Play 4 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 28 min Get Email Contact
Slay Sisss is a podcast about self love and mental health. It was created by a Black woman for Black women, to encourage them to embrace their truths and stand in their authenticity. This podcast will help Black women who are struggling with self love and teach them how to trust their process.
Play 6 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 20 min Get Email Contact
22. Amerikan Therapy
The premier podcast all things Black Mental Health; Where we connect relatable talk with real licensed clinical muscle. We talk about what it's like to move through life in America while living inside a black body and tackle topics often overlooked and deemed unapproachable within the black community. Our goal is to make sure that anyone listening to the show walks away with not only the capability and knowledge to overcome any obstacle but to heal.
Play 8 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 45 min ⋅ May 2019 Get Email Contact
In most states, a person may be held for up to 72 hours for treatment and evaluation of a suspected mental illness. Sometimes, 72 hours can't tell the whole story. The Next 72 Hours brings you the lived realities of Black people navigating the American mental health system. In each episode, psychiatrists Dr. Dani Hairston and Dr. Nwayieze Ndukwe break down and delve into stories of people seeking (or not seeking) mental health help and the repercussions that come with either decision.
Play 6 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 42 min Get Email Contact
A podcast from Robin Divine, the creator of Black People Trip. Our conversations center on Black people, psychedelics, and mental health. Our ideas burn shit down and create space to reimagine new ways to exist.
Play 4 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 8 min Get Email Contact
We are a platform and an open forum to create communication surrounding Black mental health and the influences of our societal ties and view and love of our Heritage which has transformed into the modern-day term Black culture. We believe that speaking on our own journeys in this life while also exemplifying others' stories around us can create an outlet and source of relief and safe haven from some of the pits and downfalls in our realities every day.
Play 1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 59 min Get Email Contact
Black Therapist Thoughts Podcast is a weekly chat focused on sharing insight on everything pertaining to mental health, personal development, and daily life. My goal here is to reduce the stigma of mental health and educate on a level that speaks to everyday people with everyday problems, especially those in the Black community.
Play 6 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 24 min Get Email Contact
My black bros, we need to create safe spaces for us to get REAL about our struggles so we can find REAL healing. So, that's what this podcast is all about! I'm Nathan and with relatable peers of mine, here I dissect various cultural, societal, and practical elements of our mental health. These discussions go hand-in-hand with my animated short film 'Mental Roots' addressing black British men's mental health, with the help of Rural Media and backed by the BBC.
Play⋅ 1 ⋅13 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 39 min Get Email Contact
Follow Jay (that's me!) on her journey of understanding emotions, and learning more about mental health, especially in the black community.
Play 8 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 15 min Get Email Contact
Starting discussions relevant to Black Mental Health and teaching people how to transform their pain into power.
Play 1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 21 min Get Email Contact
30. Overly Misguided
Self care and investing in your mental health is very important! Here on Overly misguided we have those conversations and tell stories about being young black women in this society. Follow our journey hope you enjoy and have a laugh with us! We are brought to you by Rise Network!
Play 1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 56 min Get Email Contact
31. The Break Room
As part of the Living Corporate network, The Break Room provides dynamic insight, education, and consultation on mental health for Black professionals. Led by four independent mental health clinicians and researchers, each Host brings their unique style and perspective to the nuanced and complex visible and invisible forces that impact Black mental health and well-being in the workplace.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 40 min Get Email Contact
32. My Man!
Mental health discussions within the black community and more specifically mens mental health.
Play 2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 82 min Get Email Contact
The purpose of 'What's Good With You?' The podcast is to normalize therapy and emotional intelligence in young Black men and women. Many Black people hold on to the negative stigma towards seeking therapy and mental health.
Play 14 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 53 min Get Email Contact
Issues Surrounding Black Mental Health And Related Discussions And Observations Of Behaviors.
Play 4 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 51 min Get Email Contact
Casanova Williams, CEO, Father, Husband, Friend, Leaders, Creator, Entrepreneur which brings challenges every day. But society never addresses the mental health of the black male as they do with other races and genders. For black males, the image is always ghetto, thug, aggressive, lazy, sex addict, deadbeat father, criminal, or just toxic masculinity. Black men are never seen as victims of mental health issues.
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Play 5 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 30 min Get Email Contact
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
The black mental health podcast is dedicated to understanding and unraveling the mental issues in the African American community. It showcases real-life stories to bridge the gap between people who feel alone in their struggles. With the stigma of therapy being a 'white people thing' coupled with the cost of therapy, black people are left to deal with mental health issues on their own The black mental health podcast is here not as a replacement to therapy but as an alternative. therapy is necessary, but sometimes hearing someone else's story is therapeutic enough.
Play⋅ 332 ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 56 min Get Email Contact
Boston, Massachusetts, US
Black Mental Health Matters is an online talk show and podcast that streams every Sunday at 1 pm EST on YouTube and Facebook Live (drkerryann).
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Play⋅ 327 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 29 min Get Email Contact
Atlanta, Georgia, US
Since October of 2019, this podcast is like a diary about my life and mental health journey. Now in season 5, I have conversations with amazing people related to mental health and wellness. The goal is to end stigma and raise awareness about mental health, especially for men and the black community. Podcasting is now therapeutic and part of my self care routine; without it, I am not sure I would be on my healing journey.
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Play⋅ 351 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 29 min Get Email Contact
One Man. One mic. One Goal. The Thin Line Between Genius & Insanity Podcast is hosted by OG Hatch. A podcast that taps into the mental health of a young black man in America. An audio journal filled with FREE GAME! Topics range from mental health | pop culture | sports | politics | relationships and much much more! Friends of the show come on the show to talk about their grind to success.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 67 min Get Email Contact
Chief, Bell and Prentice unpack past and present issues that effect the mental health and well being of black men. These brothers engage in honest, vulnerable dialogue surrounding the complexities of life as black men. They are committed to helping black men self-assess and grow more comfortable in having difficult conversations while encouraging them to strive daily to become the best version of themselves.
Play⋅ 285 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 66 min Get Email Contact
Black Womxn Healing Podcast is a safe space hosted by two aspiring Marriage and Family therapists navigating the mental health field and the mental health world. Using their real-life experiences and expertise as professionals, this Podcast will take you on a journey that starts and/or continues our viewer's healing. We bring realness and the work to do.( H-E-A-L-I-N-G) the process of making or becoming sound or healthy again.
Play⋅ 409 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 23 min ⋅ Sep 2019 Get Email Contact
Welcome to the #BGM Podcast. A Podcast that aims to help you improve your mental health, and reap the physical and psychological benefits of meditation.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 15 min Get Email Contact
'Can A Brotha Talk?' Is every day conversation with Jaahboi and sometimes other friends about the daily events and experiences they go through. With mental health being a huge topic in the black community it's important we understand where we are in the present moments to thrive with one another and reach a point where we can laugh together, build together, cry together, and anything else that helps us all grow together. Enjoy
Play 3 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 53 min Get Email Contact
44. Black Freud-ish
Washington, District of Columbia, US
The Black Freud-ish podcast is dedicated to black mental health, culture, and trauma/stigma awareness. This podcast is hosted by Kirk Baltimore, who is a homeless outreach social worker in Maryland. This podcast is primarily designed to eradicate the stigma of mental health in the black community by having conversations with other black professionals in various parts of the field.
Play 9 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 24 min Get Email Contact
Normalize Mental Health The Podcast, with Ciera Young the Mental Health Homegirl, is about all things BLACK MENTAL HEALTH. The conversation about mental health shouldn't and is not just a trend but a lifetime. Bringing an authentic perspective that resonates, educates, and relates to us all, this podcast is unlike none other.
Play 1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 15 min Get Email Contact
Muslim Girl Dosage, is a fun and chill podcast bringing you the talk of the decade about all things mental health from the perspective of a black Muslim American girl with compassion, love, and honesty. so sit back, relax and enjoy the show!
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Play 1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 26 min Get Email Contact
Let's talk about mental health. Come into my office and let's explore all things mental health and wellness from my lens as a Black woman in conjunction with other health professionals.
Play 2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 68 min Get Email Contact
We are young, gifted and black with aspirations leaning towards promoting positive perceptions of black men and mental health. Whatever your background, listening to our lessons, conversations and guests will help you learn how to lead a fuller life. Join us on the journey to understanding how to strengthen our communities, relationships and minds.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 60 min Get Email Contact
[MEN]tal Health PodcastThis is a safe space for men(hyper-focused on black men) to get quality information directly from mental health professionals. I seek to spread this information globally in order to help us elevate/advance/progress.
Play 4 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 54 min Get Email Contact
'Here we have real discussions as a black community to embrace mental health and how to overcome stigmas placed on it by society. We come together to discuss positive ways to replace negative and outdated mindsets with thinking that aligns with our Higher purpose and full life and 'Balance That Shit Out''
Play 1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 51 min Get Email Contact
Resilient Black Women is a new podcast from hosts Joi McGowan and Deneshia Simpson, founders of the nonprofit Resilient Black Women. Joi and Deneshia seek to reimagine mental health access for communities of color and are committed to redefining what it means to have courage, resilience, and a healthy sense of self. New episodes every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month.
Play 2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 30 min Get Email Contact
The Black Mermaid Podcast is a platform that will address the mental health disparities that directly affect black women. Our Podcast will discuss wellness coping strategies that impact relationships, self-esteem, self-confidence and finances through transparent conversations with influential therapists, coaches/speakers, authors, and so much more. Together, we prove that this process is intentional!
Play⋅ 211 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 24 min Get Email Contact
Introduction to the Faces of Black Mental Health.
Play 2 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 30 min Get Email Contact
The Blind Stigma podcast - hosted by Stacy-Ann Buchanan and Dr. Natasha Williams aims to provide a safe space that explores mental health within the black community, break down the stigmas attached and take back our narratives.
Play 7 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 35 min Get Email Contact
Black Mental Health Podcasters
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|Faces of Black Mental Health||spreaker.com||87|
|Reginald A. Howard||blackmentalhealthpodcast.libsyn.com||86|
|Chief, Bell & Prentice||buzzsprout.com||62|
|Vince The Voice||cms.megaphone.fm||60|