MHA Houston To Bring Focus on Veterans Mental Health at 2014 Texas Tribune Festival


Over three days on the University of Texas at Austin campus, more than 200 speakers will dive into the state’s and nation’s most pressing issues: public and higher ed, immigration, health care, transportation, energy, the environment, criminal justice and – new this year – government transparency.

On Saturday, September 20th, Tony Solomon, Director of the Veterans Behavioral Health Initiative at Mental Health America of Greater Houston is slated to participate in the panel, “Health Care: What’s Next for Mental Health?” moderated by Alana Rocha,  Reporter for The Texas Tribune.  He is a panelist along side Harris County Sheriff, Adrian Garcia, State Senator; Vice Chairwoman of the Senate Criminal Justice Committee, Joan Huffman; Commissioner of the Texas Department of State Health Services, and David Lakey; President and CEO of the Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute, Tom Luce.  For more information or to attend the 2014 Texas Tribune Festival, September 19-21, visit: