2014 Veterans Mental Health Summit


Veterans, family members and Veteran-serving organizations from Harris, Fort Bend, Galveston, Montgomery, and nearby counties are slated to attend the 2014 Veterans Mental Health Summit.

This one-day event will highlight how veteran-serving and nonprofit organizations, schools, companies, and local, state and federal government agencies in the Southeast Texas Gulf Coast Region work together to provide resources and additional support for the mental health and wellness of Veterans and their families.


  • Breakout sessions on Navigating the Veterans Health Administration & Veterans Benefits Administration, Peer Support, Family Services, Employment Services, Faith Communities, and Local Community Resources. 

  • A networking lunch. 

  • A panel discussion with veterans and family members to examine and discuss some of the critical issues and evolving needs of the Veteran community. 

  • The inaugural Excellence in Veterans Assistance Award.

The 2014 Veterans Mental Health Summit is FREE. Medical and mental health providers, social workers, students, Veteran-serving organizations, community members, Veterans, and family members are encouraged to attend. For help or questions, contact Rebecca Lancaster, PhD, HSPP at 713-794-7144.


Advanced registration is REQUIRED to attend.


Register Here:


For More Info:
Invitation_to 2014 Veterans Mental Health_Summit. pdf


The 2014 Veterans Mental Health Summit is a collaborative, community event between the
Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, City of Houston - Office of Veterans Affairs,
Mental Health America of Greater Houston, Gulf Coast Center and Hope For The Warriors®



Fri, Aug. 15, 2014
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(GMT-0600) US/Central


University of St. Thomas (Jones & Strake Halls)
3910 Yoakum Blvd
Houston, TX 77006
United States

For help or questions, contact
Rebecca Lancaster, PhD, HSPP at


Register Here: