Black Girls Don’t Get Depressed…Wrong!

1604453_10102150204694521_7561157379705302503_nTori Collins,
Washington, DC.

Depression is real and doesn’t care about your race. If you’re African-American and female not only are you expected to be resilient enough to just take the hits and keep going, if you can’t due to emotional or mental illness, you’re considered to have an attitude, you’re a mean or a Black b**ch.

 

Black Girls Don’t Get Depressed…Wrong!

1604453_10102150204694521_7561157379705302503_nTori Collins,
Washington, DC.

Depression is real and doesn’t care about your race. If you’re African-American and female not only are you expected to be resilient enough to just take the hits and keep going, if you can’t due to emotional or mental illness, you’re considered to have an attitude, you’re a mean or a Black b**ch.

Black Girls Don’t Get Depressed…Wrong!

1604453_10102150204694521_7561157379705302503_nTori Collins,
Washington, DC.

Depression is real and doesn’t care about your race. If you’re African-American and female not only are you expected to be resilient enough to just take the hits and keep going, if you can’t due to emotional or mental illness, you’re considered to have an attitude, you’re a mean or a Black b**ch.

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