JOY IS OUR NORTH STAR

Who Are We? Who Do We Serve?

Current Initiatives

Congratulations to our top 100 semi-finalists for the 2022 Joy Awards, held on June 4, the first annual Black Mental Health Professionals Day! These selfless professionals illuminating the path to JOY in their communities, were selected from a field of over 500 nominees by an esteemed panel of judges. Each of them will receive a beautifully curated box, – full of things we hope will bring much JOY, compliments of our sponsors.

Missed the event? Or want to visit or revisit any part of the program?  – Stay tuned. It will all become available soon.

Can We Talk Symposium and Joy Awards

The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation (BLHF) is proud to celebrate the hard work and sacrifice of Black Mental Health Providers during our annual Can We Talk Symposium, and Joy Awards Celebration, presented virtually on June 4th, 2022. Tune in for compelling fireside chats and thought-provoking panel discussions with esteemed guests. Enjoy informative vignettes on healing the Healers, Self Care Salons, and other ways to expand Joy in the lives of our frontline workers.

Through an open nomination process, we will award Ten (10) finalists of the Joy Awards, $10,000 each along with a very special surprise, compliments of friends of BLHF. The categories will include Mental Health Providers with a special acknowledgment for Mental Health Advocates, and Integrated Health and Wellness Champions.

 

Upcoming Events

National Black Mental Health Professionals Day (June 4th)

Upcoming Events

Mental Health Awareness Month

JOY IS OUR NORTH STAR

Who Are We? Who Do We Serve?

Current Initiatives

Congratulations to our top 100 semi-finalists for the 2022 Joy Awards, held on June 4, the first annual Black Mental Health Professionals Day! These selfless professionals illuminating the path to JOY in their communities, were selected from a field of over 500 nominees by an esteemed panel of judges. Each of them will receive a beautifully curated box, – full of things we hope will bring much JOY, compliments of our sponsors.

Missed the event? Or want to visit or revisit any part of the program?  – Stay tuned. It will all become available soon.

Can We Talk Symposium and Joy Awards

The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation (BLHF) is proud to celebrate the hard work and sacrifice of Black Mental Health Providers during our annual Can We Talk Symposium, and Joy Awards Celebration, presented virtually on June 4th, 2022. Tune in for compelling fireside chats and thought-provoking panel discussions with esteemed guests. Enjoy informative vignettes on healing the Healers, Self Care Salons, and other ways to expand Joy in the lives of our frontline workers.

Through an open nomination process, we will award Ten (10) finalists of the Joy Awards, $10,000 each along with a very special surprise, compliments of friends of BLHF. The categories will include Mental Health Providers with a special acknowledgment for Mental Health Advocates, and Integrated Health and Wellness Champions.