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The Lead with Jake Tapper

Dr. Alfiee joined Jake Tapper to discuss the mental health impacts of civil unrest tied to racial injustice protests globally in support of #JusticeforGeorgeFloydBreonnaTaylor

The Special Report with Areva Martin: Lead Up to the VP Debate

Dr. Alfiee joins Areva Martin in a panel discussion about the Vice Presidential Debate of Oct. 2020.

Dealing with emotional stress of a dual pandemic

Dr. Alfiee joins WUSA9 to discuss how to cope with enormous stress of pandemic.

How To Engage Black Colleagues at Work

[From YouTube] The recent unrest is taking a mental toll on the black community. A psychologist offers advice on how to show support for coworkers who may be struggling.

Virginia Doctor’s Mental Health Initiative Offers Help for African-American Communities

[NBC News4 Washington] African-Americans have been hard hit by coronavirus, but the impact isn’t just physical. Health experts are also worried about the mental toll on communities of color. News4’s Cory Smith reports some organizations are now teaming up to provide free help.

Roland Martin Unfiltered: Mental Health, African Americans and COVID-19

Dr. Alfiee joined Roland Martin to talk about Mental Health specifically in African American communities.

How COVID-19 Could Affect Mental Health and Suicide

COVID-19 could be a “perfect storm” for suicide – triggered by social isolation combined with economic distress and health stress (Chris Adams, NPF). Dr. Alfiee speaks with 200 journalists from around the world on the mental health impacts of COVID-19.

Dr. Alfiee's Work Featured on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

We were all over the moon to see Trvor Noah reference The AAKOMA Project and Dr. Alfiee on the Daily Show with In this excellent segment called “If You Don’t Know, Now You Know”, he discusses mental health and Black people.

"A Most Beautiful Thing Film" Screening at Motion Picture Association of America

Dr. Alfiee joined the producer and stars of the new film, "A Most Beautiful Thing" at the World screening of the film in Washington, DC Feb. 2020. The film tells the inspiring story of the first all African American male rowing team from the Westside of Chicago.

Fox 32 Good Day Chicago:Concerns Rise Over Teen Suicide Rate During Pandemic

Dr. Alfiee joins Good Day Chicago anchors to discuss teen suicide fears during pandemic.

Mental Health Awareness Month Detroit FoxNews 2

Dr. Alfiee Breland-Noble, a media personality and Founder of the AAKOMA Project, Inc. visited Detroit on a speaking tour of local high schools.

(Audio from WHYY The Pulse) Silenced by fear: New moms worry postpartum depression could mean losing their children

Dr. Alfiee is expert discussing the mental health disparities faced by women of color with postpartum depression in interview by Aneri Pattani of the Philadelphia Inquirer (a collaboration with the Pulse radio program).

National Health Research Forum

Research!America’s National Health Research Forum hosted Dr. Alfiee as a panelist with the directors of the NIH, NSF and other colleagues to discuss BIPOC, inclusion and diversity in biomedical research.

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