April 29, 2021

Episode 21: Let’s talk psych meds: Racism in Psychiatry and the Process of Finding a Psychiatrist w/ Dr. Kimberly Gordon-Achebe, Jayde & Zen

Show Notes

In the first half of this episode of Students of Mind, host Jayde Barber and guest, Dr. Kimberly Gordon-Achebe, examine racism in psychiatry, how racism influences the way Black and Indigenous People of Color (BIPOC) receive psychiatric care, and actions that can be taken so that psychiatry and psychiatrists become more culturally competent. In the second half of the episode, Jayde and her partner, Zen, share an intimate dialogue on Jayde’s personal journey receiving psychiatric care.

Episode Resources

Connect with our guest(s)

Follow Dr. Kimberly Gordon-Achebe:
IG: @drkimanswers

Follow Zen:
IG: @zenemin

Connect with Students of Mind:

Instagram: @studentsofmind
Facebook: facebook.com/StudentsofMindPod
Host Instagram: @jaydembarber
John Tyler (Music) Instagram: @johntylersounds

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