Can Your Marriage Survive a Pandemic?

Can Your Marriage Survive a Pandemic?

Like many married couples, Lisa Jean-Francois and her husband had settled into a routine before COVID-19. Days were spent juggling work and raising two kids, which included shuttling their seven-year-old son to school, tutoring and extracurricular activities. “My husband and I really didn’t spend that much time together because our lives have been devoted to…

African American Teens Face Mental Health Crisis but Are Less Likely Than Whites to Get Treatment

African American Teens Face Mental Health Crisis but Are Less Likely Than Whites to Get Treatment

Rebecca Klisz-Hulbert, Wayne State University, The Conversation Black youth in the U.S. experience more illness, poverty, and discrimination than their white counterparts. These issues put them at higher risk for depression and other mental health problems. Yet Black youth are less likely to seek treatment. About 9% of them reported an episode of major depression…

African American Teens Face Mental Health Crisis but Are Less Likely Than Whites to Get Treatment

African American Teens Face Mental Health Crisis but Are Less Likely Than Whites to Get Treatment

Rebecca Klisz-Hulbert, Wayne State University, The Conversation Black youth in the U.S. experience more illness, poverty, and discrimination than their white counterparts. These issues put them at higher risk for depression and other mental health problems. Yet Black youth are less likely to seek treatment. About 9% of them reported an episode of major depression…