Tag Archives: black lives matter

Make The System Work For You

Make The System Work For You. Watch Next: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3djWj5V2wS0 As black people we have to come to the realization that this systemically white supremacist society is not for us. Not realizing this can actually hurt us. It can further cause us racial trauma. Understanding that the masters tools will never dismantle the masters house will… Read More »

Toronto – ANTI BLACK Racism and MENTAL ILLNESS

Stop Explaining Racism – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1SXuV14y_C8 Black people are traumatized and regularly re-triggered through micro-aggressions as a result of anti-blackness. Racism is destructive and can cause Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and other mental health issues such as psychosis. This abusive behaviour has been normalized by the oppressors as well as by black people. Because its been… Read More »

Stories That Stick, EP 07: Billie Dee, PR Expert & Mental Health Advocate

Stories that Stick: a podcast series about the stories that shape us; In the end, it’s only the stories matter. In today’s episode, we have Billie Dee, an award-winning Public Relations expert (she managed PR campaigns for Amazon, United Nations Women, Ministry of Sound, to name but a few) and she’s a mental health ambassador… Read More »

PTSD Karaoke – Bad -Acoustic Cover

I found myself really triggered today by some troubling events. As part of my PTSD EMDR therapy, I’ve been instructed to sing by my therapist. Today, I’m singing Bad by Michael Jackson. It’s an acoustic cover made popular by Billie English. The karaoke track is by the ComboJam channel on YouTube. Source: Youtube

RACE BASED TRAUMA STRESS ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION (Complex PTSD and the Long Term Effects of Racism)

This is the audio from a round table discussion of therapists on the topic. It was uploaded in March of 2016. Online information can help prevent self descrtion where modern talk therapy is either attacked, not available or affordable. Listening and sharing is healing. alex_ansary@hotmail.com PAYPAL: http://paypal.me/Ansary PATREON: http://www.patreon.com/alexansary MONTHLY via Paypal Option: http://www.alexansary.tv/donate WESTERN… Read More »

Lessondary: PTSD [Music Video]

Being black in America is traumatic to say the least and with therapy flat out inaccessible to most of us self-medication is more than a coping mechanism, it’s damn near an institution. Why else would every hood have a liquor store and church on every corner? The same reason that jail has replaced college in… Read More »

PART 1- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) passed down in the “black community”

Aja Aya give a quick introduction to post-traumatic stress disorder in the black community. For Spiritual Counseling, Tarot & Astrology Readings. Go https://ayaofthedawn.com Facebook Group: Tarot Readings and Awakening Support Source: Youtube

THE SYSTEM MOVIE 2018 TEASER TRAILER

Short synopsis Vastly different lives and perspectives become intertwined when a police officer suffering from recurring post-traumatic stress disorder shoots a deaf African-American child, exposing layers of corruption and racial tension within the political, judicial and prison systems. After the system fails to bring justice, the father of the slain youth contemplates taking matters into… Read More »