• Black Emotional and Mental Health Collective (BEAM): Group aimed at removing the barriers that Black people experience getting access to or staying connected with emotional health care and healing. They do this through education, training, advocacy and the creative arts.


  • Black Mental Health Alliance: (410-338-2642) Provides information and resources and a “Find a Therapist” locator to connect with a culturally competent mental health professional.


  • The SIWE Project: Non-profit dedicated to promoting mental health awareness throughout the global Black community. 


  • Healhaus: Combines diverse healing modalities and practitioners to provide people with an inclusive space focused on holistic health and wellness. Committed to building a community that is dedicated to changing the stigma attached to healing.


  • Inclusive Therapists: A database to find a therapist that celebrates and shares your identity. Offers reduced fee teletherapy. Believes that all people deserve equal access to quality mental healthcare.


  • Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation: BLHF has launched the COVID-19 Free Virtual Therapy Support Campaign to raise money for mental health services provided by licensed clinicians in our network. Individuals with life-changing stressors and anxiety related to the coronavirus will have the cost for up to five (5) individual sessions defrayed on a first-come, first serve basis until all funds are committed or exhausted.


  • Black Mental Wellness: Provides access to evidence-based information and resources about mental health and behavioral health topics from a Black perspective, as well as training opportunities for students and professionals.


  • The Steve Fund: Organization focused on supporting the mental health and emotional well-being of young people of color.



  • Melanin and Mental Health: Connects individuals with culturally competent clinicians committed to serving the mental health needs of Black & Latinx/Hispanic communities. Promotes the growth and healing of diverse communities through its website, online directory and events.


  • Ourselves Black: Provides information on promoting mental health and developing positive coping mechanisms through a podcast, online magazine and online discussion groups.


  •  Dive in Well: Prioritizing the spread of self-care and affordable health solutions with a diversity and inclusion lens to wellness. Offers both offline and online experiences, resources, and tools to empower those who believe in soul-centered wellness.


  • Black Therapy Uncensored: Podcast with your daily dose of uncensored therapy from a NYS Licensed Mental Health Counselor.  Available wherever you get podcasts. 


  • Trauma Response and Crisis Care for Movements: An organization mobilizing community across three dimensions for this COVID-19 moment: 1-1 virtual care, interactive webinars (for the general community & healing provider specific content), and practice groups offering community gathering space focused around meditation, stress-reduction practices, and rituals as well as specific practices such as EMDR (a common treatment for PTSD symptoms). Additionally, they have a growing #distressinplace Resource Manual for support and information around healing and care services.


  • BEAM (Black Emotional and Mental Health Collective): Collective with the mission of  removing the barriers that Black people experience getting access to or staying connected with emotional health care and healing. This is done through education, training, advocacy and the creative arts. 


Never be afraid to seek help. It’s okay not to be okay. 

Duke CAPS staff provides services for student groups, particularly programs supportive of at-risk populations, on a wide range of issues impacting them in various aspects of campus life.