Celebrating Two Years and Looking Forward

May 17th, 2016

The Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute marked the beginning of its third year with a look back at its remarkable trajectory since being founded in 2014. The Institute’s first year solidly established its leadership and team infrastructure, priorities, and reputation as a trusted resource. Its second year concentrated on statewide policy work, community engagement projects, … Continue reading Celebrating Two Years and Looking Forward

Make it Okay to Say™ in May

May 17th, 2016

Participate in National Mental Health Awareness Month at OkaytoSay.org The month of May is associated with renewal, growth and hope, appropriate for the designation of National Mental Health Awareness Month in the United States. Each year, mental health advocates use the month to focus attention on mental health issues to raise public awareness and remove … Continue reading Make it Okay to Say™ in May

Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute Announces New CEO

December 1st, 2015

Andrew Keller, PhD will succeed Thomas W. Luce as CEO. Tom Luce will remain on the Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute’s Board of Directors. The Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute (MMHPI) announced today the appointment of Dr. Andrew Keller as Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2016. Dr. Keller will succeed founding CEO Thomas W. … Continue reading Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute Announces New CEO

Leader Spotlight – Dr. Tony Fabelo

November 12th, 2015

Dr. Tony Fabelo is the Director of the Research Division of the Council of State Governments and is helping provide the momentum needed to make necessary changes in the justice system for individuals with mental illness. Working from the Austin office of the Counsel of State Government’s Justice Center, he provides technical assistance to state … Continue reading Leader Spotlight – Dr. Tony Fabelo

Networking Groups

November 11th, 2015

During the first year of its inception, the Institute held the “Texas State of Mind” tour, hosting community conversations in a number of Texas cities to discuss the state of mental health services across Texas. While the events and conversations at each stop along the tour were uniquely designed and led by each community, a … Continue reading Networking Groups