Texas Postpartum Depression Awareness Month

Texas Postpartum Depression Awareness Month

Join the Yates Children Memorial Fund Advisory Committee at Mental Health America of Greater Houston for a special Texas Postpartum Depression Awareness Month film presentation. ADMISSION INCLUDES: Film, Dinner, and Panel Discussion. Free CEUs Available.
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New Center To Support Mental Health Issues In Schools

New Center To Support Mental Health Issues In Schools

According to Texans Care For Children, nine out of ten students who have an ‪#‎emotionaldisturbance‬ were suspended or expelled from campus.
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Dark Side of the Full Moon

Dark Side of the Full Moon

Join the Yates Children Memorial Fund Advisory Committee, a Women's Mental Health Initiative and Mental Health America of Greater Houston for this special Postpartum Awareness Month Event.
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Houston Endowment Invests More Than $2M in The Center

Houston Endowment Invests More Than $2M in The Center

“Through this grant of more than $2 million, we are continuing our commitment to ensuring that youth and those who educate them have access to tools and services they need for the best behavioral health experience possible.”
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Children's Art Contest 2016

Children's Art Contest 2016

The #HTxMentalHealth Children's Art Contest is a way kids can express their understanding of mental health through art. The contest is held in observance of National Children's Mental Health Awareness Week (May 1-7) and Children's Mental Health Day (May 5). ...
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2016 National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

2016 National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

The theme, “Finding Help. Finding Hope.” explores how communities can improve access to behavioral health services and supports for children, youth, and young adults with mental and substance use disorders and their families. National Children's Awareness Week is May 1-7 ...
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Announcing The Center for School Behavioral Health

Announcing The Center for School Behavioral Health

Mental Health America of Greater Houston has received more than $2 million from Houston Endowment to establish The Center for School Behavioral Health at Mental Health America of Greater Houston. This award, dispersed over three years, will enable The Center ...
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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

  • The Center for School Behavioral Health

    Addressing School Behavioral Health in the Southeast Texas Region

  • 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 ...

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.