The Stop the Stigma Series features two events focused on critical issues facing youth today. Sponsored by Advocates of Healthy Minds, The Center for School Behavioral Health at Mental Health America of Greater Houston, The Council on Recovery, Fusion Academy and Peace of Mind Foundation, the series is open to students, families, advocates and community members interested in learning about preventing and addressing teen suicide and anxiety issues.

Registration is required and available below. Contact Betsy Blanks at or (713) 523-8963 for more information. 

Event Details

March 27th & April 12th
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
The Council on Recovery
303 Jackson Hill St.

$10 General Admission
Free for Students
Light Dinner Provided
CEU’s included for LMSW, LPC, LMFT and Educator

March 27th

With the 2nd season of 13 Reasons Why coming out soon, it is more critical than ever that we talk about suicide with youth. Join us for an evening event featuring the founder of The i’Mpossible Project, followed by an expert panel.

Josh Rivedal
The i’Mpossible Project

Ryan M. Hill, Ph.D.

Baylor College of Medicine
Heather Lambert, LPC
Clearhope Counseling Center


April 12th

Angst is a one-hour film and virtual reality experience that explores anxiety, its causes, effects, and what we can do about it. Join us for a screening of the film, following by an expert panel and Q&A.

Elizabeth McIngvale, Ph.D.
Peace of Mind Foundation
Parker Lewish
Student, Fusion Academy
Sam Scharff, LPC, LCDC
The Council on Recovery


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