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Racism and Mental Health Therapy

Posted:   October 18, 2017 by Danette Gillespie-Otto

Racism is a pervasive, inescapable reality for us, as people of color. American society was founded on oppression, which continues to this day. It is woven into all of the social structures of America, including government, healthcare, education, employment, media and other structures.