Mental Health

KENS 5: How to check on family and friends’ mental health

December 2, 2019

If you’ve ever been concerned about a family member or friend’s mental health, you may have wondered about the best way to provide support. Watch the full story at KENS 5



Survey shows depression, anxiety high in graduate students

March 7, 2018

Graduate students are more than six times as likely to experience depression and anxiety as compared to the general population.




Depression, anxiety high in graduate students, survey shows

March 6, 2018

Graduate students are more than six times as likely to experience depression and anxiety as compared to the general population, according to a comprehensive survey of 2,279 individuals conducted via social media and direct email. The research team including Teresa Evans, Ph.D., and Lindsay Bira, Ph.D., of UT Health San Antonio describe their results in […]



UT Health, UTSA partner to train students in integrated behavioral health

November 8, 2017

A UT Health San Antonio faculty member will train UTSA students in integrated behavioral health to help patients in underserved Texas communities.


Panic, mental illness, psychiatry, Artist: Elisabetta Stoinich

Meadows Foundation awards grant to transitional psychiatric clinic

February 15, 2017

The Meadows Foundation has awarded a $100,000 grant to UT Health San Antonio’s Transitional Care Clinic, an innovative psychiatric program operated by the Department of Psychiatry.




CNN: Clinics help keep people with serious mental illness out of ER

November 22, 2016

A transitional care clinic at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio annually treats up to 1,500 patients with serious mental illness until they can find regular care.