Taraji P. Henson has lengthy been an advocate for psychological well being, particularly for Black ladies, and now she’s channeling that vitality into a brand new discuss present for Fb Watch known as Peace Of Thoughts With Taraji.
The Golden Globe-winning actor is joined by her finest good friend and co-host Tracie Jade to “shine a highlight on the difficult psychological well being points going through us in the present day – significantly of these within the Black neighborhood,” in response to a press launch concerning the challenge. “Via private interviews with each celebrities, consultants and on a regular basis individuals, the collection will present learn how to present help, carry consciousness and assist eradicate the stigmas of psychological well being points.”
Appears to be like just like the Empire star has the help of some A-list buddies: Gabrielle Union, Tamar Braxton, Mary J. Blige and Jay Pharoah are only a few of the celebs who will seem on the discuss present to debate the intimate particulars of their journey in direction of balanced psychological well being.
Two episodes of the collection will premiere every week; one on Mondays and one other on Wednesdays. The Monday episodes will function discussions with movie star friends and on a regular basis individuals, whereas the Wednesday episode will take a deeper dive into the varied points raised within the week’s earlier episode with licensed therapists to assist unpack and perceive learn how to correctly course of all of it.
Throughout the premiere episode on Dec. 14, titled, “PTSD with Gabrielle Union: Not Only for Fight Vets,” the actress shares how being raped at gunpoint sparked her situation and why 2020 has been so triggering. Henson and different invited friends open up about how PTSD has personally touched them individually and their households.
Later within the week on Wed., Dec. 16, that episode with break down why ladies are twice as prone to endure from PTSD as males. Henson and Jade sit with therapist Melody Murray to deal with the misconceptions of PTSD and the problems raised by this week’s friends throughout the Monday episode.
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Peace Of Thoughts With Taraji premieres Monday, December 14th at 9am PT/12pm ET on Fb Watch.