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Our mission—to transform how communities promote mental health in everyday life—represents our belief that mental health is not solely an individual responsibility, but is also a product of community conditions. Acts of violence, such as the bombings around Austin and...
“People from different vantage points are going to see different changes, and they’re going to see different opportunities,” Katy Bourgeois says. When it comes to community-based mental health projects, a mutual desire to collaborate doesn’t necessarily promise a job...
This is the second in a series on mental health collaboratives in Texas. The first in the series covers Bexar County’s Collaborative Approach to Community Mental Health. This series aligns with our strategic focus on communities and collaboration. Collaborative...
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Mental Health Guide
This comprehensive resource is designed to help advocates, policy makers, families and individuals navigate mental health systems and services in Texas.
Austin Area African American Behavioral Health Network
Finding the right behavioral health services can be challenging. For African-Americans who desire providers with awareness of their particular needs, the challenge is even more daunting. The Austin Area African American Behavioral Health Network, or 4ABHN, is a group of people interested in the behavioral health and well-being of African Americans in Greater Austin.
Texas Mental Health Information
A web portal for Texas residents who may have mental health related needs or who want to support someone who does.
Find Texas mental health services including crisis helplines, counseling, support groups and more.
Texas Veterans Portal
A resource for veterans, their families and their survivors, with helpful information from government agencies.
Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator
SAMHSA’s confidential and anonymous source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. Territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.
A national search engine where you can find and connect with social services like mental health care in your area.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Texas (NAMI Texas) has a variety of education and support programs for individuals living with mental illness, family members, friends, professionals, other stake holders, and the community at large.
Provides training, technical assistance and consultation to individuals in recovery from mental health concerns, their family members, youths who are interested in mental health, and mental health professionals throughout Texas.
Speak Your Mind Texas
Learn how to support teens and young adults who have mental health and substance use issues.
One in Five Minds
Raises awareness about mental illness, breaks stigma, and increases access to treatment for children regardless of their ability to pay.