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State of Black Boys and Men: Policy and Mental Health Recommendations

Effectively facilitating the development and mental health of Black boys and men requires changes by many systems and individuals, according to a new report by SPSMM’s Racial Ethnic Minority Special Inter
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Racial Bias in Policing: An APA Interdivisional Grant Report

What is the current status of police training and police departments’ relationships with communities of color? What might police departments need? An APA committee summarizes their findings. There is clea
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Masculinity, Identity, & Health: A Twitter Chat

On Tuesday October 18, 2016, from 2-3pm US-EDT, APA’s Public Interest Directorate, in collaboration with BlackDoctor.Org, Movember, and the Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity, host
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Understanding and Addressing Structural Problems to Move Toward Justice for our Family

Dr. Chris Liang talks about how conceptions of a larger conception of family might guide changes in law enforcement in order to reduce the number of shootings of Black boys and men by police. Trayvon Martin, M
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Statement on Violence, Mental Health, and Masculinity (2014)

Statement on Violence, Mental Health, and Masculinity Background and Overview The mission of The Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity (SPSMM) is to promote the critical study of how gender
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State of Black Boys and Men: Policy and Mental Health Recommendations

The Racial Ethnic Minority Special Interest Group (REMSIG), of the Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity, is a group of psychologists and graduate students with research and practice intere
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Unmasking Masculinity: Helping Boys Become Connected Men (Video)

Dr. Ryan McKelley, licensed psychologist and associate professor of psychology, discusses how the emotional masks that some boys and men wear can negatively impact their physical and psychology health. The talk
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Official Response to the Hoffman Report

  The release of the Hoffman Report sparked great concern, confusion, regret, and anger among the members and leaders of Division 51 (Society of the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity). Like our co