Local

Abilene Suicide Prevention Coalition

Austin/Travis County Suicide Prevention Coalition

Bastrop County Suicide Prevention Coalition

Bexar County Suicide Prevention Coalition (San Antonio)

Mental Health Task Force of Brazoria County

Central Texas Veterans Health Care Services

CONTACT Crisis Line

Dallas Area Suicide Prevention Coalition

East Texas Suicide Prevention Coalition (Tyler)

El Paso Suicide Prevention Coalition

Fort Worth/Tarrant County Suicide Awareness Coalition

Hays County Suicide Prevention Coalition-reforming (San Marcos)

Houston Area Suicide Prevention Coalition

Heart of Texas Suicide Prevention Coalition (Waco)

Highland Lake Suicide Prevention Coalition (Marble Falls/Burnet County)

I AM HERE Dallas Youth Suicide Prevention Coalition/Grant Halliburton Foundation

http://www.iamherecoalition.org,

Laredo Suicide Prevention Coalition

Lubbock Suicide Prevention Coalition

Mental Health America of Greater Houston

http://www.mhahouston.org,

Milam County Suicide Prevention Coalition

Panhandle Suicide Prevention Coalition (Amarillo)

Plainview Suicide Prevention Coalition

Pick with Austin, Inc.

http://www.pickwithaustin.com,

San Marcos Suicide Prevention Coalition

Save A Life Today – S.A.L.T. (Carthage)

Southeast Texas Suicide Prevention Coalition (Beaumont)

Tarrant County College

Texas Christian University

University of Texas at Austin

http://www.cmhc.utexas.edu/bethatone/ ,

University of Texas at Brownsville

Veterans Affairs North Texas

South Texas Veteran Healthcare System/Veterans Affairs Region 17

Valley Suicide Prevention Coalition

Wichita Falls Suicide Prevention Coalition

Statewide:

  • Advocacy, Inc.
  • American Association of University Women
  • Depression Bipolar Support Alliance – Texas
  • Governor’s Trauma and EMS Advisory Council
  • Grant Halliburton Foundation
  • The Jason Foundation
  • Montrose Counseling Center (statewide representative for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community)
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness – Texas
  • National Association of Social Workers-Texas
  • Texas Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Texas Council of Community MHMR Centers
  • Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
  • Texas Department of State Health Services
  • Texas Health and Human Services Commission
  • Texas Juvenile Justice Department
  • Texas Psychological Association
  • Texas PTA

The Texas Suicide Prevention Council partners with Mental Health America of Texas (formerly Mental Health Association in Texas,) and the Texas Department of State Health Services to implement the Texas Youth Suicide Prevention Project, which is funded by a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA).

Activities of the Texas Youth Suicide Prevention Project
include:

  • website development – www.TexasSuicidePrevention.org
  • QPR (Question/Persuade/Refer) suicide prevention trainings
  • suicide prevention toolkit
  • annual suicide prevention conference
  • bilingual brochures
  • public awareness
  • coordination of the work of the Texas Suicide Prevention Council and its committees.

For more information about the Texas Suicide Prevention Council or the Youth Suicide Prevention Project contact Merily Keller, hodgekeller@yahoo.com or Lisa Sullivan, lisa@infuse.com.