Black Women's Mental Health and Wellness

Black women have disproportionately higher rates of many illness including hypertension, breast cancer, diabetes, lupus, heart disease, HIV, depression and so much more. This course will explore the socio-historical and cultural factors that impact the determinants of health for Black Women as compared to other populations. The intersectionality of Black Women?s lives and the impact on their mental, emotional, physical, social and spiritual wellbeing will be examined. This course will analyze the roles and identities of Black Women, their perception of health, wellness and illness and how these factors influence self-care practices.

HEG-211 Sections for Summer 2020

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1 Section Offered

HEG-211, Section SL1

CRN #62819
SUNY Learning Network (Online)


Melany Silas

Scheduled Meeting Times

TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
Jul 6th, 2020 – Aug 6th, 2020N/A
Type Lecture
Location Online
Date(s) Jul 6th, 2020 – Aug 6th, 2020
Day / Time N/A