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Author: Traci Patterson
Phone: (713) 520-3476
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Houston Teachers Drafted to Become Trauma Counselors

What happens when 200,000 children from a flooded city go back to school? Anxiety, acting out, and more if the ...
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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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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 ...

Mothers in Crisis

A proposed state law would improve access to mental health care for new moms.

State mental health funding avoids cuts in 2017 following $298M budget increase in 2015

Texas' 85th legislative session will not make cuts to mental health care funding--despite having to make reductions in other areas. ...


No suicide attempt should be dismissed or treated lightly       Why Do People Attempt Suicide? A suicide attempt ...