TherapyForLatinx.com: An Online Database Connecting People With Culturally Competent Counselors

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"Therapy for Latinx" is a database of resources, practitioners, and stories of mental health, healing, and advocacy - created by web designer Brandie Carlos. It's estimated that there are 8.9 million Latinx people in the U.S. that live with a diagnosable mental illness, but only 10% actually seek specialized mental health treatment. The reason for this disparity? A lack of culturally competent therapists who've been trained to be respectful and understanding of diverse patients' cultures. I love this - thank you Brandie for doing this important work. Go check it out now: therapyforlatinx.com.

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