On Sunday, July 11, the Mental Health Council of the Big Bend in collaboration with the City of Tallahassee, Black Men’s Health and Florida A&M University’s Student Health Services is hosting its first Black Men’s Mental Health Training for Black barbers, coaches, trainers and mentors who engage with Black men and boys.
The MHCBB is leading this charge and anticipates approximately 50 participants. The free training is scheduled from 1 to 4 p.m. in the FAMU Grand Ballroom and will include complimentary lunch and a $25 gift card for each attendee. There will also be a raffle for a new smart TV.
The training is designed to equip those in trusted positions who, unofficially, serving as counselors and therapists for Black men and youth.