"I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it."
BGS signature programs engage participants through customized racially and gender specific mental health education and awareness curriculums that promote increased mental health literacy, resilency, protective factor and self-empowerment.
BGS provides resources linking individuals to local, national and global organizations and entities that promote mental wellness through general or specific intiaitives.
Looking for a mental health professionals in your area? BGS has compiled lists of state and city wide designated culturally sensitive mental health professionals in your area.
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"State of well-being in which an individual realizes his or her own abilities, can cope with normal stressed of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to his or her community."
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