Q&A: Why Latinos Need More Therapists Like Them

Latinos seek help for mental health issues at half the rate of non-Hispanic whites. Yet when they do, as with other people of color in Kansas City, they can have more difficulty finding providers with a similar cultural background. Melanie Arroyo is a licensed counselor and art therapist at the Wyandot Center for Community Behavioral Healthcare. … More Q&A: Why Latinos Need More Therapists Like Them

People Of Color Struggle To Find Therapists In Kansas City

One in five Americans deals with a mental health issue. However for people of color, being a person of color itself takes a toll on mental health. Studies show that discrimination and microagressions can negatively effect the health of blacks, Hispanics, Indigenous people and Asians. All of this is made harder by there being a small … More People Of Color Struggle To Find Therapists In Kansas City