A new look at the “fear” of African Americans and their mental health

The “fears” of mental illness among African Americans are “unjustified,” according to a new study published by the American Psychological Association (APA).The report, published on Monday, said that the APA’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) defines “anxiety” as a fear of an imminent threat, while other mental disorders include “anorexia nervosa,” “borderline […]