Children and youth who have mental health needs currently face tremendous challenges. Texas System of Care is conducting a series of video interviews to collect diverse viewpoints and boost awareness about the importance of strengthening the systems that support children and youth with mental health needs and their families. These videos provide answers to the question, “Why is children’s mental health important?” from many different perspectives, as well as expanding the discussion into ways to support the quality of care in Texas. Check back soon for more videos!

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Dr. Vivian Dorsett, President of the Foster Care Alumni of America Texas Chapter

Dr. Vivian Dorsett, President of the Foster Care Alumni of America Texas Chapter, works to improve the lives of foster care youth. Drawing from her personal experiences, she discusses the impact of foster care on youth and how systems should collaborate to provide the best care.