African, Caribbean, & Black Health

Addressing the Intergenerational Transmission of Trauma in Black Women with Trauma Informed Care

Intergenerational trauma refers to the transmission of trauma across generations. For Black women, intergenerational trauma is especially intense due to its convergence of ‚Äúracialized, gendered, and classed dis-privilege”.

Black Maternal Health Week

Black women are two times more likely to experience severe maternal morbidities. Systemic racism , discrimination, racial bias, and insufficient access to quality healthcare are some of the contributors to the Black maternal health crisis we are seeing.

Black Maternal Health Week

Check out 6 steps to reduce maternal health disparities among Black mothers.