Camishe Nunley

It's Deeper Than That: Addressing Post-traumatic Slave Syndrome (PTSS)

A Talk by Camishe Nunley (Owner, Healing Your Hidden Hurts)

About this Talk

This talk delves into the profound and enduring impact of generational trauma within the Black community, encompassing the experiences of Black men, women, and youth in America. Drawing a comparison to Google Maps, the speaker illuminates how trauma is intricate, reaching beyond surface-level events.

The discussion centers on Post-traumatic Slave Syndrome (PTSS) as a deeply ingrained trauma resulting from historical oppression. It emphasizes the persistent racial injustices and stereotypes faced by Black individuals, shedding light on the multifaceted layers of their experiences, particularly in the context of mental health challenges. The presentation underscores the critical need for healing and empowerment within the Black community, advocating for collective support and understanding to transcend these deep-rooted challenges.

The conclusion calls for a transformation of mindset, unity, and a concerted effort toward mental and psychological liberation, recognizing the vital role of communal efforts in achieving lasting progress.


November 04, 2023, 04:30 PM

04:30 PM - 05:00 PM

About The Speakers

Camishe Nunley

Camishe Nunley

Owner, Healing Your Hidden Hurts