Thursday, April 20 2017

9:30 a.m.
Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 9:30 a.m.
Training Opportunities

In just eight enjoyable sessions, the Workplace Wellness program aims to help individuals make a difference to their lives. 

With the help of engaging evidence-based resources and expert guidance at each session, participants learn how to understand their feelings when they feel low, worried/stressed or hopeless, and will discover skills that will help them tackle problems at work as well as their wider life.

Eight friendly sessions

Sessions 1: Understanding physical and emotional functioning

Session 2: Noticing and changing unhelpful behaviors

Session 3: Managing your mind and perspective (s)

Session 4: Overcoming stress at work and home

Session 5: Building personal development practices

Session 6: Problem-solving time and output demands

Session 7: Enhancing interactions and interpersonal relationships

Session 8: Sustaining engagement and support


Each session will be held every Thursday starting on April 6, 2017, at 9:30am-10:30 am

Mental Health America of Greater Houston

2211 Norfolk, Suite 810

Houston, Texas 77098


Free weekly sessions - Light refreshments


For questions contact Tiffany Ross, Director of Education & Outreach at



6 p.m.
Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 6 p.m.


Stressed brains can’t learn. That was the nugget of neuroscience that Jim Sporleder, principal of a high school riddled with violence, drugs and truancy, took away from an educational conference in 2010. Three years later, the number of fights at Lincoln Alternative High School had gone down by 75% and the graduation rate had increased five-fold.

Join us for a screening of the critically acclaimed documentary, Paper Tigers, followed by a panel discussion on  Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and trauma-informed practices. Registration is $10 and covers the cost of dinner. Contact Betsy Blanks with questions. 

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