African Americans and Mental Health
Three people who are African Americans living with mental health problems are interviewed. They talk about their lives, how they live with their problems, and about the special mental health needs of the African American community. Taped January 16, 2008
Notes on music and art:
The composer of the music and the painters of the pictures used in the show lived with serious mental health problems.
Promenade from Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Mussorgsky
The Parable of the Good Samaritan by Francesco Bassano
Old Man in Sorrow by Vincent van Gogh
The Erythraean Sibyl (Sistine Chapel) by Michelangelo
Note: The views expressed in this program are those of the speakers and not necessarily those of Alameda County Behavioral Healthcare.