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Unpacking the Impact: Cassie Ventura’s Allegations Against Diddy and Intimate Partner Violence

Unpacking the Impact: Cassie Ventura’s Allegations Against Diddy and Intimate Partner Violence! Cassie and Diddy are a Microcosm of a much larger and pervasive issue. I have advocated for victims of domestic violence and intimate partner homicide for nearly three decades now. As we delve deeper into this narrative, you …

Sade Robinson: Unraveling the Horrific Story of Sade Robinson’s Murder

Sade Robinson: Unraveling the Horrific Story of Sade Robinson’s Murder ~ Her Life and Death! The investigation into Sade Robinson’s disappearance unearths a gruesome story of homicide, dismemberment, and a not-guilty plea that shakes the local Milwaukee community to its core. As this article delves into DNA findings, Robinson’s arm …

Ashley Grayson Found Guilty: A Shocking Turn of Events in the Life of an Entrepreneur

Ashley Grayson Found Guilty: A Shocking Turn of Events in the Life of an Entrepreneur. A Twisted Road of Schemes and Conspiracies That Will Likely Land Grayson in Prison. ‍Image Source: Instagram/@itsashely_graysona Introduction In a shocking twist of events, Ashley Grayson, the renowned social media influencer and entrepreneur, has been found …

Woman charged with 11 felony counts for smashing car windshields in L.A., Santa Monica

Woman charged with 11 felony counts for smashing car windshields in L.A., Santa Monica! A Tale of Vandalism: Unmasking the Reckless Acts of Lisa Jones ‍ Commentary by Dr. Rick Wallace As a mental health professional and consultant, I seek understanding rather than excusing behavior. When considering cases like that …

The Inspiring Journey of a Rapping Teacher: Domonique Brown’s Unwavering Dedication to Education

The Inspiring Journey of a Rapping Teacher: Domonique Brown’s Unwavering Dedication to Education, Even After Being Fired for Pursuing a Career in Rap Music! ‍ Introduction In the bustling city of Detroit, a remarkable teacher named Domonique Brown has captured the community’s attention. Despite adversity, she remains committed to her …

Breaking the Silence: Tackling the Mental Health Crisis in the Black Community Head-On

Breaking the Silence: Tackling the Mental Health Crisis in the Black Community Head-On ‍Introduction to the Mental Health Crisis in the Black Community As a Black man and mental health professional, I am acutely aware of the mental health crisis that plagues the Black community. For far too long, our …

Black Male Violence ~ The Poisoned Fruit of Neglect, Abandonment and a Racist-Elitest Agenda.

Black Male Violence ~ The Poisoned Fruit of Neglect, Abandonment and a Racist-Elitest Agenda. Introduction Black adolescent male violence and Black young adult male violence represent urgent and critical issues that require immediate attention and decisive action. These challenges are deeply entrenched in systemic injustices that disproportionately affect Black youth …

Reclaiming My Name: Embracing Identity and Fulfilling Purpose as a Black Male

Reclaiming My Name: Embracing Identity and Fulfilling Purpose as a Black Male ~ The Immense Power of Effective Racial Socialization in Black Males! Introduction In contemporary society, it is imperative to recognize the significance of proper racial socialization for Black boys as a means to mitigate violence and crime, prepare …

Navigating Through Darkness & Devastation: Rebuilding the Black Family Nucleus

Navigating Through Darkness & Devastation: Rebuilding the Black Family Nucleus The disintegration of the Black family nucleus The disintegration of the Black family nucleus is a topic that strikes at the heart of the African-American community. It speaks to the unraveling of the very fabric that holds families together, leading …

Breaking the Stigma: Addressing the Mental Health Crisis Among Black Men

Breaking the Stigma: Addressing the Mental Health Crisis Among Black Men ‍Photo by Tumisu on Pixabay Updated Thursday, October 12, 2024, 10:30 a.m. CST ‍Addressing the Mental Health Crisis Among Black Men ~ A Call for National Action! As a Black man and psychologist, I know firsthand the pressures and …