Tamika Lewis, Author at WOC Therapy

Author: Tamika Lewis

Many women of color say it’s hard find a therapist who gets them. Here are resources to help

By abigail-butler | February 5, 2021 | Self-Care

Explaining your problems to the therapist can be scary enough. Adding the fact that they can’t fully grasp them can turn you away from much-needed therapy for good. As a person of color, having a therapist that can understand your background and the problems you face is essential for your mental health. 2020 especially shed light on the problems Black women face when it comes to finding the right therapist. Counselor and founder of WOC Therapy, Tamika Lewis spoke for The Lily, a publication of The Washington Post, about the need for more therapists of color. 

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