Trasha J Black, PhD LCMHC LCMHCS

Dr. Black is the co-owner and Clinical Director of Genesis Project 1, Inc., a Critical Access Behavioral Health Agency, accredited by the Center on Quality and Leadership. Genesis Project 1, Inc. serves families and individuals in the greater Charlotte area and provides community-based interventions that combat overall issues associated poverty, addiction, oppression, abuse and disease. She graduated from Wake Forest University with her Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Sociology. Dr. Blacks attained her Master of Arts degree and her PhD in Counseling from the University of North Carolina-Charlotte.

Dr. Black has cultivated 20 years of experience and is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor as well as a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor & Supervisor. Her treatment and research interests include Psychological Trauma, Family Systems and Cultural Competence, African American Men’s issues and Recovery Based Systems of Care. Dr. Black is affiliated with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., the Minority Coalition of Health Care Providers of Color and MeckCARES Community Collaborative.