Instead of connecting with a mental health professional who validated me, I regularly left sessions feeling gaslit and delusional. I’ve found that many individuals are unsure of what to look for in a mental health professional. The Loveland Foundation Therapy Fund offers financial assistance to Black women and girls seeking therapy via an online application process. The NQTTCN has a QTPOC Mental Health Fund that provides financial assistance to queer and trans people of color to increase access to mental health support for QTPOC by QTPOC and their allies. Latinx Therapy is actively working to reduce mental health stigma in the Latinx community via its podcast and Instagram.
At Wellness Axis we want to encourage habits of wellness, Increase awareness of factors and resources contributing to well-being, Inspire and empower individuals to take responsibility for their own health, and to support a sense of community. Wellness can be thought of as the quality or state of being in good health.