Pineapple Support Launches Racial Trauma Support Group

CHATSWORTH, Calif.—Adult industry mental health nonprofit Pineapple Support is launching a racial trauma and stress support group this Wednesday, June 10.This six-week support group will address the damages caused by racial trauma due to exposure from institutional racism, discrimination, harassment, community violence and related news and social media.Pineapple Support therapist Jamila Dawson, LMFT, will lead the discussion of the impact of traumatic stress on behaviour, relationships, coping and parenting as well as strategies that promote self-regulation, safety, sense of empowerment, self-worth, self-determination and emotional confidence for Black Americans.The Support Group will meet every Wednesday from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. ET. To register for this and other support group, click here.

written by: Allen Smithberg

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