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EMPOWERing Communities: Mental Health Awareness Workshop

September 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Join us for an insightful evening on mental health education and awareness. Individuals and families will learn techniques for identifying mental illness, developing safe and effective situational responses, and building a network to quickly connect those in distress with professional care.


REGISTRATION

To register for the event, please click here.


PARKING AND BUILDING LOCATION

The best way to locate our building is to search 5025 Riverway Drive, Houston TX 77056 in your GPS and it should take you to the corner adjacent to our building.

Due to ongoing construction in our area, please refer to our Designated Program Parking Areas map for directions on where to park. Designated parking areas will be highlighted in blue. Please do not park in the areas highlighted in red.

Click here for Designated Program Parking Areas map


KEY SPEAKER

Matthew Stanford PhD, CEO of Hope and Healing Center & Institute and author of Grace for the Afflicted

Matthew S. Stanford, PhD is CEO of the Hope and Healing Center & Institute (HHCI) in Houston, TX. Dr. Stanford earned his doctoral degree in behavioral neuroscience at Baylor University and completed a post-doctoral fellowship in cognitive psychophysiology at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Professionally he has worked with a variety of mentally ill patients, including those with aggression, personality disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder, stroke, substance dependence, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and traumatic brain injury.

The New York Times, USA Today, Fox, MSNBC, Yahoo!, and U.S. News & World Report have featured Dr. Stanford’s research on the interplay between psychology and issues of faith.

As director of HHCI he writes, conducts training seminars, and serves individuals living with mental illness and their families. He is the author of three books, Grace for the Afflicted: A Clinical and Biblical Perspective on Mental Illness, The Biology of Sin: Grace, Hope, and Healing for Those Who Feel Trapped, and Grace for the Children: Finding Hope in the Midst of Child and Adolescent Mental Illness.

Details

Date:
September 17
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Website:
https://mentalhealthgateway.org/empowering-communities/

Venue

717 Sage Road
Houston, TX 77056 United States
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Phone:
713-871-1004

Organizer

Gateway to Hope
Phone:
713-871-1004
Website:
https://mentalhealthgateway.org/