How can racial stressors impact youth of colour?

Project specs

Contact

Farzana Saleem

Country

USA

Length

01:56

Summary

Race-related stressors are prevalent and are linked with racial disparities across the life course. Thus, it is important to understand how experiences with racism and discrimination can contribute to stress, trauma, and other mental and health consequences among children and adolescents of colour. This animation sheds light on understanding racial stress and trauma and highlights a few risks and protective factors that can influence healing for youth of colour.