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New multilingual series features experts from diverse communities
Twin Cities PBS and its TPT NOW channel is now airing culturally relevant mental health programming related to COVID-19 and George Floyd’s tragic death. The channel also partners with the Minnesota Department of Health, Wellshare International, and KMOJ-FM, one of four cultural media agencies to also produce mental health resources that feature experts from cultural communities.
According to Mental Health America, one-in-five Americans already have mental health conditions, one-in-two are at risk of developing them, and racism undermines mental health. An April Kaiser Family Foundation poll found nearly half (45 percent) of U.S. adults have been negatively affected by the pandemic due to stress and worry, such