PEERS TV /Mental Health Matters: "Giving Back to Move Forward" by William Garrett
William Garrett, a member of Black Men Speak!, recalls how his parents taught him about the art of giving. Having grown up in Oakland in difficult financial times, Garrett shares how he overcame a life of crime and substance abuse. He currently serves as the Medical Coordinator for a local community services agency specializing in homeless as well as mentally and physically disabled individuals.
Black Men Speak!, a speakers bureau based in Alameda County, seeks to inform and enlighten the mental health community and the general public about issues concerning African American males with mental health and substance abuse challenges.
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