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June 16, 2022

Mental health patients drowning in shallow pool of providers

This article was originally published in El Paso Matters on June 16, 2022.  A sense of relief overcame Jorge when he finally landed a job in March 2021 after being out of work for 10…

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July 27, 2021

Paso del Norte Center at the Meadows Institute is commitment to mental health care

This article was written by Tracy J. Yellen and Meadows Institute CEO Andy Keller and was originally published by the El Paso Times on July 27, 2021. Mental illness has traditionally been treated — when…

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July 22, 2021

Paso del Norte Health Foundation, Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute announce Paso del Norte Center for Mental Health

This article was originally published by the El Paso Herald-Post on July 22, 2021. The Paso del Norte Center, which will be part of the Meadows Institute, was established by a $1.5 million grant from…

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January 13, 2020

TTUHSC El Paso receives $165k to help launch new mental health program for youngsters

The Paso del Norte Health Foundation recently awarded Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso a $165,000 grant to assist with the launch of a program to improve mental health care for children and…

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August 23, 2017

El Paso Behavioral Health Consortium Helps Launch Statewide Campaign & Shares Community Progress on Improving Behavioral Health needs of El Paso Residents

The El Paso Behavioral Health Consortium will convene its annual Behavioral Health Community Summit to report progress on efforts to improve the behavioral health system in El Paso County and address gaps in the current…

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February 2, 2015

Leader Spotlight: My Perspective on Mental Health Care

The following note was written by MMHPI Board member Sharon Butterworth. I first became interested in mental health as a long-time volunteer working on different projects with the Junior League in El Paso and the…

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