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What's New in Adolescent Health? 

March 2022 - The Office of Population Affairs has articles about on how adolescents develop and the issues they may face as they mature.

February 2022 - The Texas Youth Action Network (TYAN) is celebrating Youth Art Month in March. Art can be a great way for youth to calm their anxieties and help them cope with other mental health issues. TYAN has gathered some activities for youth to help get their creative wheels spinning!

Additional resources specifically for young people:

The Texas Youth Action Network (TYAN) website is available for professionals, parents, and youth! There are many ways to become involved with TYAN. Find the one that works best for you. TYAN sends regular updates on tips, strategies, and other interesting material on Youth-Adult Partnerships and Positive Youth Development. To receive these ideas in your inbox, send a message. Use the tools and resources you find on the site. 

o    The organizational readiness assessment,

o    Youth-Adult Partnership (YAP 101),

o    Or browse through the resources most relevant to you!

To find out more information, email tyan@ppri.tamu.edu and visit tyan.tamu.edu     

For more information, please contact us at:

Texas Department of State Health Services
Maternal & Child Health
PO Box 149347, Mail Code 1922
Austin, TX 78714-9347
(512) 776-7373: Phone
(512) 458-7658: Fax

The Texas Department of State Health Services does not endorse external links to other websites. These links are informational and may not be accessible to persons with disabilities.

Last updated March 16, 2022