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    Texas School Health Program
    P.O. BOX 149347, MC1944,
    Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th
    Austin, Texas 78756

    Phone: 512-776-7279
    Fax: 512-458-7618


    SchoolHealth@dshs.state.tx.us

Coordinated School Health Counseling and Mental Health Services

School Health Program LogoComponent Description:

Provide services to students to improve mental, emotional and social health and include individual and group assessments, interventions and referrals.  Assessment and consultation skills of counselors and psychologists contribute not only to the health of students but also to the health of the school environment.  Professionals such as certified school counselors, psychologists and social workers provide these services.

Student Benefits:

  • prevention efforts, address student problems, facilitate positive learning and health behavior as well as enhance healthy student development
  • targets students in high-risk situations to prevent drop-outs

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Last updated September 21, 2016