Who We Are
The Nia Project’s mission is to empower African American women survivors of abuse, experiencing suicidal thoughts to access behavioral health services, find a new sense of purpose, lead more meaningful lives, and affirm their commitment to living a violence-free life.
“Nia” is a principle of Kwanzaa, meaning “Purpose.”
NIA FEATURED ON YOUR FANTASTIC MIND
The Nia Project was featured in the season 3 premiere of Your Fantastic Mind, focusing on our research and treatment-based program empowering African-American women survivors of abuse experiencing suicidal thoughts.
Nia Project publishes its third art and poetry book More >>
Nia Project team presented research at the 2019 Annual APA Convention More >>
Dr. Nadine Kaslow comments on disturbing trends related to death by suicide: