Survey of Black Churches

An elite telephone survey of pastors of churches to learn what kinds of mental health support services they provide. The study population included churches across all Protestant denominations throughout the southeastern U.S. While the main focus was on Black rural churches we also interviiewed some non-Black and non-rural churches for comparison.
Sample
268 church pastors including rural and urban churches in the South and both black churches and others
Principal Investigators
Tom Guterbock
Sponsor
National Institutes of Mental Health Southeastern Rural Mental Health Research Center University of Virginia Center
Project ID
1995.012
Year
1995