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Addressing Stigma and Minority Mental Health Through Awareness

On July 19, during National Minority Mental Health Month, Houston Community College VAST Academy and Mental Health America of Greater ...
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Mental Health America's Regional Policy Council

On July 19th, Annalee Gulley, Director of Public Policy and Government Affairs, presented in Denver, Colorado at the Regional Policy Council ...
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Menninger Announces 2017 BridgeUp Participating Organizations and $900,000 in Grants to Promote Social and Emotional Learning in Youth

Menninger Announces 2017 BridgeUp Participating Organizations and $900,000 in Grants to Promote Social and Emotional Learning in Youth
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Minority Mental Health is #NotACharacterFlaw

In minority and marginalized communities, mental health is often considered a taboo or weakness, which is one reason why July ...
Author: Jean-Phillipe Regis
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Integrated Health Care for Foster Youth

Children in the foster care system present some unique challenges for caregivers and service providers.The Harris County Protective Services (HCPS) ...
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One Woman's Brave Email is Helping to Break the Mental Health Stigma

We've all heard that we should take a mental health day from time to time, but how many of us ...
Author: Almie Rose
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Low-Income Moms Will Get Screened For Postpartum Depression During Baby Checkups

Governor Greg Abbott signed the bill last week as part of ongoing efforts to curb the state's maternal mortality crisis. ...
Author: Ashley Lopez
Website:KUT 90.5
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Local Crime Reporter Reflects on PTSD

Mike Glenn, a reporter for the Houston Chronicle, writes for the first time about experiencing post traumatic stress disorder.

Mayor Turner Announces Meaningful Change for Veterans

Mayor Sylvester Turner announces a $2.3 million mental health grant for local veterans has been secured by the Mayor’s Office ...