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Texas creates task force to address students' post-Harvey trauma

Under a new mental health task force, three state agencies will help connect public schools and universities with counselors, funding ...

Harvey trauma notably hard on youth

Affected children may struggle with understanding what happened, leading to heightened anxiety, stress

Integrated Health Care Aims to Improve Access to Behavioral Health Care and Services

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 50% of people will experience mental illness in their lifetime, ...
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Houston Students Are Heading Back — What They Find Could Change Schools Nationwide

Houston's public schools, which open beginning this Monday, Sept. 11, with rolling start dates, are nonetheless being positioned as a ...

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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The Emotional Backpack Project Launches for the New School Year

On August 4th, twenty five school counselors and educators attended Facilitator Training as part of the launch of the new ...
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