Loyola University Chicago

Wellness Center

Mental Health Resources for Black Students

Loyola Resources

Wellness Center Counselors are available for online counseling and to help connect you with needed care.  In addition, Dr Andrea Boyd, Staff Counselor for Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice Initiatives, is a Black-identified psychologist who also has availability for regularly scheduled counseling sessions and for drop-in hours.  Appointments may be made online.

Websites, Articles, and Social Media Accounts to Follow

The Steve Fund

Mental Health Resource Library for African Americans

Grief is a Direct Impact of Racism article

Mental Health Resources for People of Color

Meditation App for the Black, Indigenous, and People of Color community



Online Resources for Finding a Black Therapist

Black Female Therapists

Sista Afya (and their preferred list of Chicago providers)

Melanin and Mental Health

National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network  

Changing Perspectives

A practice that is providing limited free counseling visits for Black patients

African American Therapists