BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Mental illness is a subject that isn’t often discussed within the black community.

In this episode of Candid Conversation, join anchors Gerron Jordan and Tarvarious Haywood as they discuss how we can break through that stigma and shine a light on a topic not normally discussed.

We’ll also take a deep dive into the relationship we as black men have with mental health and therapy while highlighting different organizations and resources that are available to those in the Baton Rouge metro that may be struggling with mental health.

Tonight’s topics will also touch on:

  • The Barbershop Conversation
  • The Trauma of Slavery
  • Behavioral Health HOT Team
  • Bridge Center for Hope