Joseph L. White

Dec 19, 1932 – Nov 21, 2017 (Age 84)


Joseph L. White, a psychologist, social activist and teacher who helped pioneer the field of black psychology to counter what he saw as rampant ignorance and prejudice in the profession, has died, according to the Associated Press. He was 84. For full coverage and obituary from, click here.

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Heartfelt condolences to family and friends of this icon in Black psychology, Joseph L White. His example of love of neighbor and courage is to be remembered. May God grant the family peace and comfort during this difficult time. Phillip 4:6, Hosea 13:14

My sincere prayers and condolences for the White family. May our heavenly father of tender mercies and comfort grant solace. Mr White was truly an extraordinary brilliant and accomplished man of integrity. He will be truly missed. With Love & Prayers

I'm sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. May our Heavenly Father provide strength and comfort to your family during this time of grief. "For he is near to those broken at heart ". Ps 34:17,18.

I would like to express my deepest condolences to the family for their loss. May you find comfort and help in God during this time of sorrow.

I am sorry to hear about Mr. White. My heartfelt condolences to the White family.

Henry Vinson JD

My Condolences to the family thank you!

May God grant you peace during this time as we wait until the time when the great equalizer promises
come true
Psalms 72:7-8
My prayers are with you

My sincere condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues who suffered the loss of this pioneer in psychology. God will comfort and sustain you during this difficult time because he cares for you (1 Peter 5:6,7)

My condolences to the friends and family Mr. White, he was passionate about his work and it reflected the thought found in Acts 10:24, "that God is not partial" and he sees the sufferings of all mankind. We can take comfort in knowing that soon "all nations" be united without division or any of the issues we deal with today and individuals like Joseph White will see the true justice they've been fighting for (Isaiah 2:2).