Speak Your Mind Texas was established in response to the growing need to understand the uprising numbers of Mental Health Disorders and Addiction Disorders in young people.
1in 5 Americans will experience a mental illness during their lifetime, 1 in 20 will develop a serious mental illness.
Learning the signs and recognizing the warning signs of mental illness and substance use disorders is the key to helping young people, 1/2 of all cases are by age 14, 3/4 by age of 24.
Mental Illness catagories:
Mood Disorders include Depression and Bi-Polar disorder
Anxiety includes Panic attacks, Phobias, Post Tramatic Stress disorder(PTSD), Obsessive Compulsive disorder (OCD)
Eating Disorders including Bulemia, and Anorexia
Personality Disorders including Antisocial Personaltiy and Borderline Personality disorder
Psychotic includes Schizophrenia and Suicidal Tendencies
Substance Use is a repeated use of alcohol or drugs.
Many people who have a substance abuse problem also have a Mental Health Disorder
Online Only Service
|Type of Organization||Government|
|Categories||Mental Health, Resource/Lending Library, Other|
|Spanish Services Offered?||Yes|
|Child Care Available?||No|
|Age Range||All ages|
|Disability Categories||Mental Health Disorder|
|This organization pertains to all disabilities?||No|
|This organization pertains to these specific diagnoses||Anxiety Disorders, Bipolar Disorder, Eating Disorders|
|Is this a statewide service?||No|