FREE TRAINING FOR AREA SCHOOLS

FREE TRAINING FOR AREA SCHOOLS

Learn to recognize signs of psychological distress and connect students to appropriate support services with a free Professional Development opportunity. At-Risk for Elementary, Middle and High School Teachers and Counselors in your school or community. **Visit the link today: https://texas.kognito.com/** ...
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Texas Suicide Prevention Symposium - August 19 - Houston

Texas Suicide Prevention Symposium - August 19 - Houston

SOLD OUT! -- The Texas Suicide Prevention Council will host the Texas Suicide Prevention Symposium on Wednesday, August 19, 2015, Hilton Houston North, 12400 Greenspoint Drive, Houston TX 77060. About 800 mental health and suicide prevention advocates are expected to ...
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Tim's 30th Birthday

Tim's 30th Birthday

Paul Gionfriddo, national president and CEO of Mental Health America recently visited Houston and shared his story about his son Tim who is living with schizophrenia. Hear the story and start the conversation.
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HiGHLIGHTS: Annual Meeting and Reception 2015

HiGHLIGHTS: Annual Meeting and Reception 2015

On June 10, Mental Health America of Greater Houston hosted its Annual Meeting and Reception at the Lora Jean Kilroy Visitor and Education Center located on the historic River Oaks estate, Bayou Bend—the former home of our founder, Miss Ima ...
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B4Stage4

B4Stage4

When we think about cancer, heart disease, or diabetes, we don’t wait years to treat them. We start way before Stage 4. We begin with prevention. And when people are in the first stage of those diseases, and have a ...
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Your Child's Emotional Backpack

Your Child's Emotional Backpack

Learn more about the new, “Your Child’s Emotional Backpack,” public awareness campaign. Get tips, activities, and resources to empower and create awareness about children’s mental health issues.
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Join the Minding Houston Blog

Join the Minding Houston Blog

We invite you to keep up with our work by following our new Legislative Blog, “Minding Houston” where we will share the latest on issues and bill movement.
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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.