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In Our Own Voice: African American Stories of Oppression, Survival and Recovery in Mental Health Systems

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This guide provides historical highlights regarding African-American survivors and mental health treatment in America; explores the themes shared in the oral histories collected in this initial phase of the project and provide a guide to collecting oral history in your community; provides strategies for using history projects as a tool for personal and community healing and social change; and includes resources to assist you in starting your own history project.