Videos & Television
Effective Strategies to Increase Participation of Black Men as Clients and Counselors (MMHAS 2021)
The 5th Annual Minority Mental Health Summit took place on July 13-15, 2021. During this event, a presentation titled 'Effective Strategies to Increase Participation of Black Men as Clients and Counselors' was shared. It was presented by: Dr. Jason Branch, LPC, ACS, NCC Licensed Professional Counselor No More Martyrs is a mental health awareness campaign that seeks to build a community of support for Black women and girls. Each July, No More Martyrs hosts the Minority Mental Health Awareness Summit to showcase the unique perspectives of diverse mental health providers, consumers, caregivers and community members. A diverse array of speakers share their perspectives on culturally responsive care and services. This is done in recognition of July as Bebe Moore Campbell Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. For more information about this event, visit www.NoMoreMartyrs.org/mmhas.
What's Up, Doc?: Coping with Grief and Loss
S1:E12 Joining us on a very important episode of What's Up, Doc? is our first returning guest, Dr. Jason Branch, who is a licensed therapist who specializes in stress and anxiety. With all the tragedy that befell so many Americans this past year, Dr. Branch will walk us through the process and stages of grief and loss while also helping look at the funny side of life. Host: Dr. Aalia Al-Barwani Guest: Dr. Jason Branch Topic: Coping with Grief and Loss For more information, please visit psychologytoday.org to find a therapist who fits your needs, and grieving.com for more resources.
Mentorship for Doctoral Students
My name is Dr. Jason Branch and the purpose of this video is to give you an introduction to my channel and my views of mentorship. This video will give you information about surviving a doctoral program with tools, tips and suggestions to help you successfully navigate any doctoral program.
The Way Forward Trauma: Men's Health Month Event
A panel discussion on the influence of trauma on males in the African American community. Hosted by Khalilah Slade, LCMHC-A, LCAS, NCC Panelist: Dr. Jason Branch, LPC, ACS, NCC Dr. Brenden Hargett, LCMHC, LCAS, NCC Mr. Wesley Wade, NCC, CCMH, LCAS, LCMHC June 22, 2020
Young Men's Health Matters 2020: A Dialogue on Health, Wellness, Success and more!
This webinar will provide young men in the millennial and gen-z generations, a safe space to engage in conversations on their health, success, and tools for navigating during this time and beyond. The event includes a panel of Black men whose work has left a positive impact on their communities. Topics include mental health, community activism, health and fitness, business, overall health issues (e.g., risk behaviors, general health COVID19, and education (e.g., financial literacy). A great video to watch for adolescents and young adult males. Speakers: Dr. Anthony AdeBayo Adetomiwa (Pediatrician), J. Reed( Community Activist and Hip Hop Artist), James Murray (Outreach Manager, Community Leader), Dr. Jason Branch (Counselor and Educator) and Devin Gardner (Entrepreneur and Former University of Michigan Quarterback) Moderator - Javonte Thompson (Business Owner and Personal Trainer) Special thanks to our collaborators, the University of Michigan School of Nursing, The Curtis Center - University of Michigan School of Social Work, and Detroit Community Health Connection.
2020 Detroit Men's Health Summit
The focus of the Black Men’s Health Summit is to address the critical gaps in the perceptions of Black men’s health and healthcare in urban settings such as Detroit. You will hear from the following speakers: * Detroit Police Chief James Craig * Lt. Governor, Garlin Gilchrist * Dr. James Holly Jr (Assistant Professor, Wayne State University) * Mr. Jason Wilson, (public figure and founder of the Yunion) * Dr. Herbert Smitherman (Physician and Vice Dean of Diversity and Community Affairs and Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and the Karmanos Cancer Institute. * Dr. Jason Branch (Assistant Professor and Licensed Professional Counselor) * Moderator - Derek Ware ( Detroit Community Health Connection) * Dr. Jade Burns (Academic Partner, Researcher and Assistant Professor at University of Michigan School of Nursing)