TCMHCC is dedicated to enhancing the state’s ability to address the mental health care needs of its children and adolescents through collaboration with health-related institutions of higher education.
Texas Child Health Access Through Telemedicine (TCHATT) is a network of telemedicine or telehealth programs that provide in-school behavioral health care to at-risk children and adolescents.
Pediatrician and PCP Support
The Child Psychiatry Access Network (CPAN) is a network of child psychiatry access centers that provides support to pediatricians and primary care providers in caring for children and youth with behavioral health needs.
The Consortium is funding new 1) child and psychiatry fellowship positions at institutions of higher education, and 2) full-time psychiatrists and residents at community mental health centers.
The Consortium will fund multi-institutional research projects in areas that have potential for advancing mental health care for children and adolescents in Texas.
February 15, 2021 from Local Profile
Increase in Children with Mental Health Struggles Reveals Shortage of Help in Collin County
February 9, 2021 from Dallas Morning News
As COVID isolation ignites mental health crises, why can’t parents find hospital beds for at-risk kids?
February 8, 2021 from KERA