You can help build a UT community that values and supports mental health by bringing a CMHC program to your classroom, organization, fraternity/sorority, residence hall, department or other campus group.
CMHC offers many programs and workshops to the UT community. For a full menu of options please click the button below.
Specific Populations Specialists
CMHC employs clinical and outreach specialists who focus on the unique experiences and needs of traditionally underserved students. Specialists may be available to provide programming and consultations in their specific area. Below is the contact information for each specific population specialist.
LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning) - contact: TBA
Asian American - contact Mona Ghosheh
African American/Black - contact Judith Mitchell
Hispanic/Latina/o - contact Alicia Garces
International Students - contact Sylvia Chen
CMHC employs specialists with expertise on topics of concern to many college students. The specialists below also manage dynamic programs on campus that address these issues.
Stress Management - Laura Ebady, CMHC Outreach Coordinator,
Suicide Prevention - Marian Trattner,
Be That One
Interpersonal Violence Prevention - Erin Burrows, Laura Dannenmaierand Lynn Hoare,
Voices Against Violence
Body Image and Eating Disorders - Sara Weber,
Many other concerns are addressed by UHS's Health Promotion Resource Center (HPRC) including: sexual health, alcohol and other drugs and nutrition. For more information visit healthyhorns.utexas.edu
Integrated Health Prevention Resources
The integrated health team offers groups, classes and the MindBody Lab to UT students. For more information click here.
Students, Get Involved!
CMHC Street Team (List Serv)
Students, get involved to spread the word about CMHC events and opportunities! To join, e-mail Marian Trattner
Student Advisory Committee
Each year students are invited to apply and are selected for a one-year position to provide undergraduate and graduate student perspectives on CMHC services and programs. For more information, contact Jane Bost
VAV Class and Sponsored Student Org
Click here to find ways to get involved with VAV.
For information about the VAV Sponsored Student Org, contact Erin Burrows
To Write Love On Her Arms (TWLOHA), mental health promotion student organization
For more information see: Student Organization Database or contact staff advisor, Marian Trattner
CMHC Social Media
Stay up to date with CMHC by becoming a fan on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and check out our YouTube account.
Media and Class Interview Requests
If you are a member of the media and want an interview on a mental health topic, contact Dr. Jane Bost, Associate Director, at 512-475-6914. For class requests please read: http://www.cmhc.utexas.edu/mediainterview.html