NAMI Central Texas Announces New Executive Director

NAMI Central Texas Announces New Executive Director

NAMI Central Texas is excited to announce Kate Hix as its Executive Director. “We are thrilled and fortunate to welcome Kate as our Executive Director,” said Julie Almendral, President of the NAMI Central Texas Board of Directors. “She brings a wealth of experience in the nonprofit sector, as well as […]

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Is it autism? Mental illness? Both? How to navigate double diagnosis

Is it autism? Mental illness? Both? How to navigate double diagnosis

AUSTIN (Austin American-Statesman) — Is this autism? Is this anxiety? ADHD? Depression? A behavioral disorder? For parents of kids with autism, often the answer in day-to-day life is a combination of those things. Recent studies show a strong link between autism and a mental health condition. Last year, the University of British […]

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Miraval Resorts Rejuvenation Stay Giveaway

In honor of Mental Illness Awareness Week and World Mental Health Day, Miraval Austin, in partnership with NAMI Central Texas, is giving away a 4-day, 3-night transformative stay at the Miraval Austin Resort & Spa. Follow or visit NAMI Central Texas to get all the latest on our free programming, […]

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Minority Mental Health Month Resources

In 2008, the US House of Representatives announced July as Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. It is no coincidence that this awareness month is distinct from Mental Health Month in May. While mental health conditions do not discriminate based on race, color, gender, or identity, a […]

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