Children's Art Contest 2017

Children's Art Contest 2017

Art sparks the brains of children. In fact, it improves their mental health. We are excited to announce the 3rd Annual #HTXMentalHealth Children’s Art Contest. The contest is open to children 5-14 years old now through April 1, 2017. The ...
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Bob Woodruff Foundation Invites MHA Greater Houston to National Summit

Bob Woodruff Foundation Invites MHA Greater Houston to National Summit

Learn More in the eNews: Tony Solomon, Director of Veterans Behavioral Health represents MHA Greater Houston at the University of Michigan’s, National Summit on Best Practice Military and Veteran Peer Programs.
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County Investigators Learn to De-Escalate Crisis Situations

County Investigators Learn to De-Escalate Crisis Situations

Learn More in the eNews: Lauren Pursley, Program Coordinator at Mental Health America presented,"De-Escalating a Mental Health Crisis Situation," to Investigators with the Harris County District Attorney's Office.
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7 Ways Mental Health is Changing in Houston

7 Ways Mental Health is Changing in Houston

Pearls of Wisdom Highlights • School Behavioral Health Initiative Milestones • The Center for School Behavioral Health • Children’s Mental Health Art Contest • Educator Strategies for Addressing Student Trauma • The Center for School Behavioral Health • BridgeUp at ...
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Four More Veterans Graduate

Four More Veterans Graduate

Learn More in the eNews: The Harris County Veterans Treatment Court graduated four more veterans from its two-year intensive program. These Courts and all who work and volunteer with them are changing the way this nation treats veterans.
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Integrated Health Care Initiative-Recommendations

Integrated Health Care Initiative-Recommendations

Learn More in the eNews: Mental Health America of Greater Houston’s involvement in integrated health care began seven years ago with an investment from the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health and The Meadows Foundation, Inc. to form and facilitate a ...
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Videos

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Take a look at our newest PSA campaign, "Your Child's Emotional Backpack," and more...

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About MHA Houston

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The area’s oldest mental health education and advocacy organization focused on shaping the mental health of people and communities in the areas of children and education, integrated care, chronic illnesses, women, veterans and aging.

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Programs & Initiatives

  • 2016 Integrated Health Care Recommendations Report

    A report on financing and provider preparation for integrated health care.  

  • BridgeUp at Menninger

    The David and Helen Gurley Brown Trust and the Menninger Clinic, one of the nation’s leading mental healthcare systems, ...

  • The Center for School Behavioral Health

    Addressing School Behavioral Health in the Southeast Texas Region

  • Veterans Behavioral Health Initiative

    Through peer-to-peer outreach, we ensure that no veteran who needs peer-to-peer support goes without it.

Public Policy & Advocacy


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Public policies protect and improve mental health services, increase access to quality mental health services, and support effective recovery services for people with mental illness.