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  • Bridging the gap between children and adult mental health in Texas

    Bridging the gap between children and adult mental health in Texas

    Learn more about the work of Dr. Deborah Cohen, a researcher at the Texas Institute for Excellence in Mental Health, and the Heart of Texas System of Care are doing […]

     
     
  • Creative Arts Contest Winners Announced

    Creative Arts Contest Winners Announced

    The 2017 Children’s Mental Health Awareness Creative Arts Contest brought in a record number of entries—a total of 187! It was tough to judge, but below are this year’s winners. Thank you […]

     
     
  • The Importance of Children’s Mental Health Awareness to My Family

    The Importance of Children’s Mental Health Awareness to My Family

    By Barbara Granger, Family Involvement Specialist  Over the years, Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day/Week has come to mean a lot to my family. It means “Go Green!”. It means wearing […]

     
     
  • ACCEPT: The Power of Youth-Adult Collaboration

    ACCEPT: The Power of Youth-Adult Collaboration

    Youth and supportive adults from across Texas gathered in Austin from February 19-21 for an exciting and productive ACCEPT (Allies Cultivating Change and Empowering Positive Transformation) meeting. The meeting was […]

     
     
  • System of Care in the news: Program offers support to youth probationers

    System of Care in the news: Program offers support to youth probationers

    [To access the original article from the Midland Reporter-Telegram, please follow this LINK]  Midlander David Gutierrez certainly has a story to tell. He grew up in a gang-infested neighborhood in […]

     
     
  • Texas SOC Consortium

    Texas SOC Consortium

    The Texas System of Care Consortium will be merging with the state steering team of the Texas Children Recovering From Trauma (TCRFT) initiative to serve as a subcommittee under the Behavioral […]

     
     
  • Voices for Children’s Mental Health: Dr. Sherry Adrian

    Voices for Children’s Mental Health: Dr. Sherry Adrian

    “Children are multifaceted [ . . . ] and have more than an academic need,” Dr. Sherry Adrian, Associate Professor at Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas.  In this installment of Voices […]

     
     
  • TxFVN in Washington, DC

    TxFVN in Washington, DC

    The Texas Family Voice Network (TxFVN) enjoyed strong representation at the National Federation of Families Conference in Washington, D.C., November 19-22, 2015. “The annual conference is a time to reunite […]

     
     
  • Barbara Granger shares her story for National Adoption Month

    National Adoption Month: Story from a System of Care Family Member

    By Barbara Granger, CFP, Family Coordinator, Via Hope TX System of Care Family Involvement Specialist Raising any child can be a challenge, but raising an adoptive child holds additional challenges. The […]

     
     
  • Stella Mullins Award Announcement

    Stella Mullins Award Announcement

    October 15, 2015 San Marcos, TX. – The Texas System of Care is pleased to announce Erin Espinosa, Ph.D., is the 2015 recipient of a statewide award which recognizes leaders […]