Vice President of Programs
Houston TX 77227
Business / Organization Information
re:MIND ( Non-Profit, Mental Health )
Provides free and confidential support groups for individuals living with, or family and friends affected by, depression and bipolar disorders.
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re:MIND (formerly Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Greater Houston) provides free and confidential support groups for individuals living with, or family and friends affected by, depression and bipolar disorders. Our support groups help anyone who is trying to understand these two difficult mental disorders so they can better assist their loved ones on their path to wellness. Click here to learn more about these disorders.
re:MIND support groups are facilitated by trained, dedicated and passionate facilitators. We are the only community provider of peer support groups that are professional supervised, monitored and managed by a staff of Licensed Mental Health Professionals. There is no fee or registration required, just show up. All groups are 1.5 hours unless noted otherwise. Click here to find a group near you.
In our support groups we:
Provide a compassionate environment of peers who accept and understand each other.
Provide participants with support and the necessary tools needed to assist them in living more meaningful and healthy lives.
Talk about symptoms of depression and bipolar disorders and how these mental disorders affect people in their personal lives, job, and overall functioning.
Faith Ambassador Program:
Are you part of a church community? Are you a church leader? Do people in your church talk about mental health? Do you know how to help someone with mental health needs?
If any of these questions apply to you, then you might be interested in our Faith Ambassador Program.
Mission: To advocate for the acceptance and understanding of mental health and mental disorders, and to support the re:MIND support group program through faith communities.
Faith Ambassadors are Called to:
Encourage congregants to address mental health concerns through education and participation in re:MIND's support groups.
Spread the word about re:MIND's free support groups through ministries and outreach.
Demonstrate support for re:MIND's free program by making an annual faith home financial contribution, generated through special collections, grants, and proceeds from small fundraising events.
Refer congregants to mental health services as needed.
Benefits of Serving as a Faith Ambassador:
Network with fellow faith leaders in addressing mental health and whole wellness.
Bring awareness to congregants about reducing stigma associated with mental illness.
Participate in re:MIND educational opportunities and receive re:MIND resources.
Collaborate with fellow Faith Ambassadors on initiatives that address mental health and whole wellness.
Receive recognition on re:MIND website (with links to faith home websites), on social media, and in re:MIND collateral materials including brochures, annual report, and monthly e-newsletter.