At Mental Health America of Texas,
we believe that mental health should be the cornerstone of public health.
For 80 years, we’ve worked to transform the systems that promote mental health, prevent mental disorders and substance abuse, and achieve recovery from mental illness and addictions through innovative education, advocacy and services.
Help people lead
healthy, meaningful lives.
Join Us for "An Evening of Hope"
Celebrating Senator Jane Nelson's contributions to mental health in Texas.
Newsroom: Austin-based group rings the bell for liberty and mental health
Austin American-Statesman: Mental Health America of Texas has been looking out for the mentally ill for 80 years. Almost invariably, those who are the most devoted to the cause of improved mental health care eagerly share personal stories on the subject. Read the article on statesman.com or download a PDF.
Building Strong Families
Helping parents embrace their roles as their child's first and best teacher builds strong and healthy families. When parents are empowered through education they can help their children develop during the crucial early years of life.
Watch Zach's Story of Help & Hope
One in a series of our "Stories of Help & Hope" suicide prevention videos.
The stigma that mental health concerns carry prevents far too many people from reaching out for help when they need it the most. Through training, MHA Texas helps professionals and others recognize the warning signs and know how to respond to someone in crisis.