ReelAbilities: Houston Film and Arts Festival

ReelAbilities: Houston Film and Arts Festival

Join us for a FREE city-wide festival hosted by the JFS Alexander Institute for Inclusion that promotes inclusion and celebrates the lives, stories, and talents of people with disabilities, will screen 12 films beginning February 14 (HCC W. Loop South) ...
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WEBINAR: Coping Strategies for Anxious Kids

WEBINAR: Coping Strategies for Anxious Kids

Anxiety and depression are treatable, but 80 percent of kids with a diagnosable anxiety disorder and 60 percent of kids with diagnosable depression are not getting treatment, according to the 2015 Child Mind Institute Children’s Mental Health Report. Take the ...
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LEARNING TO RECOGNIZE THE SIGNS OF MENTAL CRISIS IN OTHERS - AND KNOWING HOW TO HELP

LEARNING TO RECOGNIZE THE SIGNS OF MENTAL CRISIS IN OTHERS - AND KNOWING HOW TO HELP

If someone suddenly collapsed and appeared to be having a heart attack, you wouldn't just walk on by, right? You'd at least call 911. You'd likely stay with the person while the ambulance was coming. And if you were trained, ...
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Memo to Self: Protecting Sobriety with the Science of Safety

Memo to Self: Protecting Sobriety with the Science of Safety

There is new help for millions of addicts and alcoholics around the world. It's the world premiere in Houston of a film by an acclaimed expert on addiction and recovery.
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Veterans Advocacy & Mentoring Program (VCAMP)

Veterans Advocacy & Mentoring Program (VCAMP)

The purpose of this three-day conference is to train Veterans to be volunteer Veteran Court Mentors and provide each individual with the behavioral health education, innovative tools and technical assistance to develop their own local Mentoring Programs and increase capacity ...
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Support Mental Health with AmazonSMILE

Support Mental Health with AmazonSMILE

Your shopping will support Mental Health America of Greater Houston
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Hope for Kids

Hope for Kids

Join us to create an awareness of mental health facts, issues and local resources.
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Videos

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Take a look at our newest PSA campaign, "Your Child's Emotional Backpack," and more...

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About MHA Houston

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The area’s oldest mental health education and advocacy organization focused on shaping the mental health of people and communities in the areas of children and education, integrated care, chronic illnesses, women, veterans and aging.

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Programs & Initiatives

  • Veterans Behavioral Health Initiative

    Through peer-to-peer outreach, we ensure that no veteran who needs peer-to-peer support goes without it.

  • School Behavioral Health Initiative

    A collaborative dedicated to improving the prevention, identification, and treatment of behavioral health issues among students.   

  • Women's Mental Health

    Mental Health America of Greater Houston is leading and supporting the Yates Children Memorial Fund (YCMF), a Women’s ...

  • Integrated Health Care

    Integrated health care – the coordination of physical and behavioral health care services – is a core component ...

Public Policy & Advocacy


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Public policies protect and improve mental health services, increase access to quality mental health services, and support effective recovery services for people with mental illness.