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A list of mental health resources for people of color at Duke and in Durham

The Chronicle has compiled a list of mental health resources for people of color to access. The following list includes organizations at Duke and in Durham.

Resources for people of color

Radical Healing: (919) 238-1120

This organization has a multiracial and multicultural campus in Durham for wellness and healing. The collective includes counselors, artists, clinical and counseling psychologists, among others, and works with clients to offer services on a sliding pay scale.

NAMI Wake County’s list of culturally competent resources: (919) 848-4490

This website offers a list of national and local resources for different identity groups to find mental health resources. The list includes therapist referral sites, articles containing self-care tips and links to other resource lists. 

Resources for the Latinx community

Latinx Therapist

This database provides a list of therapists who conduct online visits. The organization seeks to connect Latinx clients with service providers who can offer culturally competent care. The website’s online tool allows people to refine their search to areas near them.

El Futuro: (919) 688-7101

This outpatient clinic provides clinical and evidence-based mental health services targeted for Latinx families. They offer all their services in both English and Spanish.

Resources for the Asian community

APISAA Therapist Directory

This resource, compiled by the Asian Mental Health Collective, provides a list of Asian, Pacific Islander and South Asian therapists in North Carolina. The organization seeks to connect AAPI clients with service providers who can offer culturally competent care.

Kiran, Inc: (919) 831-4203

This nonprofit organization seeks to empower South Asian victims of domestic violence. Their services include a 24-hour crisis line, safety planning assistance, translation assistance and resource referrals.

Resources for the Black community

NAMI Durham’s Anxiety and Stress Support Group for African Americans

The Durham chapter of the National Mental Health Alliance offers a weekly Zoom support group for Durham residents in the African American community to find solace sharing their feelings of anxiety and stress with other people.

Duke Health’s list of race-related mental health resources

This website provides the Duke community with a list of therapy, education and support services available to Black people.


Anisha Reddy

Anisha Reddy is a Trinity sophomore and an associate news editor of The Chronicle's 117th volume.

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