A Frank Conversation
Exploring Fatherhood

Exploring Fatherhood

October 29, 2021

We all know there are wins and also challenges when you're a dad. This week, Frank is joined by Jewel Woods, the founder and clinical director of Male Behavioral Health, an outpatient mental health practice.

What is race?

What is race?

October 21, 2021

Race is a social construct based on physical attributes. It's a human invention, not something scientific. And that invention created a hierarchy. In this episode, 10 Tampa Bay Brightside anchor Frank Wiley is joined by history teacher Larry Bowler and Donna Lowry, a communications consultant and award-winning journalist who works at the Poynter Institute. Together, they discuss historic and modern conversations about race.

Domestic violence

Domestic violence

October 14, 2021

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Although abuse remains a problem every month of the year, we’re using the month to increase education about the topic. Dr. Carleah East has 'A Frank Conversation' about the signs of abuse in a loved one, the stages of grief and her own struggles with domestic violence. 

Black professionals and suicide

Black professionals and suicide

October 7, 2021

You’ve grown in your professional life, but have you really made it to a comfortable destination? New opportunities present new challenges. But, for some African American individuals, their challenges are a familiar foe. This week on A Frank Conversation, Clinical Social Worker Jewel Woods explains how deep discouragement sometimes goes.

Black Boy Joy

Black Boy Joy

October 1, 2021

What is Black Boy Joy? Maybe you’ve seen the hashtag. New York Times Bestselling author, Kwame Mbalia said his latest book expands the conversation to a push for freedom for Black children.  

“I just want them to be able to exist free of constraints, free of stigma, free of judgment. I want them to be children. Let our boys be boys and our girls be girls and our children be children,” said Mbalia.  

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