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How the Equality of Peer Support Helped Me


Photo by Chona Kasinger for Disabled And Here

By Katrina McIntosh, Manager for Global Peer Support at Mental Health America

As a Black Caribbean queer woman, inclusivity has become fundamental to my existence. My Caribbean upbringing has allowed me to exist on an…

My Psychosis Worsens My Imposter Syndrome


By Kat McIntosh, Manager of Global Peer Support at Mental Health America

I have noticed a growing knowledge and awareness on imposter syndrome and the way it impacts various folks, particularly BIPOC communities. Imposter syndrome (also known as impostor phenomenon) was first…

Reimagining Self-Care for Black Folks

BIPOC mental health:self care

This article was originally published on and has been re-published on Mental Health America's website with permission. …