Mental Health and Wellness Videos

While many people only use their phones for texting, navigation, social media, entertainment, and emails, Black Mental Wellness also invites you to use your phone (the computer in your pocket) as a health resource.  This guide provides a list of our favorite videos that can be used to learn more about mental health and coping and wellness strategies. 

Our phones are one of the few things we are rarely without. When smartphones were first created, it was intended for people to have access to computer technology at their fingertips. While our phones are invaluable tools for vast information, we can also use the phone to optimize our functioning. While many people only use their phones for texting, navigation, social media, entertainment, and emails, Black Mental Wellness also invites you to use your phone (the computer in your pocket) as a health resource. Here is a list of our favorite videos that can be used for healthy entertainment. These resources are provided for informational purposes only. Any resources listed on this page are not intended to be a formal endorsement by Black Mental Wellness.


Black Mental Wellness Virtual Conference: From Surviving to Thriving

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLtGOzkdWeYxLmwR92ausPvMYSE-GdsHCb


Black Mental Wellness Virtual Conference.Overcoming: The State of Black Healing. Session. Keep Ya Head Up: Suicide in the Black Community

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rQWJ_Ethys8&t=6s


You are Not Alone: Redefining Resilience

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nU6AyMZyqrA

#LetsJustBeHonest2020 with Black Mental Wellness

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=56G4fYKA0Vg


Beyond the Chair Dene’t Radden Hair Care Provider & Consultant

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1agGMIibzU&t=240s


Healing From Sexual Trauma

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_f9YQY0ENs&t=5s


Daily Calm 10 Minute Meditations

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLgdxvG3Ulbidz8n_l3rZdcAADnDJ6NFHO


Daily Desk Stretches

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBQkySm333k


Virtual Relaxation Rooms

https://sites.google.com/view/virtualrelaxationroom/home


Dartmouth Student Wellness Center

https://students.dartmouth.edu/wellness-center/wellness-mindfulness/mindfulness-meditation/guided-audio-recordings#guided


How can racial stressors impact youth of colour?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQ5nRoW6vCY&t=8s


Bring It Down - Flow | GoNoodle Learn how to raise your energy and face your day with this exercise. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bRkILioT_NA


Help for panic attacks Calming images and videos that may help when you are feeling high levels of anxiety.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXZ5l7G6T2I


Mindfulness Meditation For Kids | BREATHING EXERCISE | Guided Meditation For Children A guided meditation to help kids learn to use breathing to cope with anger, frustration, anxiety, and other stressors. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bk_qU7l-fcU


Our Mental Health Minute This YouTube channel focuses on reducing mental health stigma in the Black community, increasing mental health literacy, and exposing viewers to resources. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZXnjuFGc67czEjukk5jFvw/videos


The Science of Productivity

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHfjvYzr-3g


Three tips to boost your confidence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_NYrWqUR40

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