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Low-Income Moms Will Get Screened For Postpartum Depression During Baby Checkups

Governor Greg Abbott signed the bill last week as part of ongoing efforts to curb the state's maternal mortality crisis. ...
Author: Ashley Lopez
Website:KUT 90.5
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Local Crime Reporter Reflects on PTSD

Mike Glenn, a reporter for the Houston Chronicle, writes for the first time about experiencing post traumatic stress disorder.

Mayor Turner Announces Meaningful Change for Veterans

Mayor Sylvester Turner announces a $2.3 million mental health grant for local veterans has been secured by the Mayor’s Office ...

Empowering Arms

Veterans Treatment Court was created in Texas in 2009 and is a second chance for Veterans entering the criminal justice ...
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Are Different Depression Scales Measuring the Same Thing?

Depression is a highly researched topic. Researchers from the social sciences to neroscience and genetics use depression severity scales in ...

State mental health funding avoids cuts in 2017 following $298M budget increase in 2015

Texas' 85th legislative session will not make cuts to mental health care funding--despite having to make reductions in other areas. ...

Supportive Mental Health Environment Can Save Companies Millions

Keeping mental health issues in the dark at work cannot only harm employees but damage company productivity and performance levels.