As human beings, we have an innate drive to seek out something beyond our basic biological needs. We also want and need purpose.
Mixed race identity is not a novelty. It has coexisted with monoracial identity.
So much has been said in 2020 about destigmatizing or decolonizing mental health services, but what do we really mean? It's an opportunity to step back and consider how as providers we send subtle and not so subtle messages regarding normalcy.