Texas Health and Human Services has launched a 24/7 statewide mental health support line to help Texans experiencing anxiety, stress or emotional challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This new resource offers COVID-19-related mental health support for all Texans. People can call the Statewide COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week toll-free at 833-986-1919
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Mental Health Resources
Good mental health is characterized by a person’s ability to fulfill a number of key functions and activities, including:
The following links provide information about mental health:
Texas Initiative for Mental Health for Deaf Youth Training and Resources - https://www.texasdeafed.org/Page/845
Suicide Prevention Related Links
The following links provide information about suicide prevention:
Mindfulness and Wellness Links
Mindfulness is a type of meditation in which you focus on being intensely aware of what you're sensing and feeling in the moment, without interpretation or judgment. Practicing mindfulness involves breathing methods, guided imagery, and other practices to relax the body and mind and help reduce stress.
National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability (NCHPAD) is a resource center that works to help people with disabilities get healthier by participating more in all types of physical and social activities. NCHPAD also trains service providers to make their programs more inclusive.
Texas School for the Deaf uses MANDT as one of their de-escalation systems. They have 3 online modules that parents can access. Mandt for Families is a great tool to help caregivers create consistency and predictability at home. With a new price of just $9.95 per household, families will benefit from our proven relationship building healthy communication and conflict resolution techniques. Learn more at www.mandt4families.com