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Black History Month & Behavioral Health

February 16th, 2023

Celebrated each February, Black History Month (also known as African American History Month) is a time to celebrate the achievements and sacrifices of African Americans, as well as a time to recognize their integral role and contributions throughout U.S. history. During the month, it’s also key we focus on increased education, awareness, and understanding of […]

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February is Black History Month

February 1st, 2013

Joining the nation in celebrating Black History Month, we would like to share some interesting facts about this important month-long celebration. Black History Month actually began as “Negro History Week.”  This week long celebration was started in 1926 by Carter G. Woodson, a noted African American historian, scholar, educator, and publisher.  In 1976, it became […]

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