Department of Behavioral Health

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2021 Resource Directory


The Department of Behavioral Health resource directory aims to connect our community with local behavioral health resources. It includes useful hotlines, local mental health and substance use resources, emergency shelters, and other social services. 

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World Mental
Health Day


OCTOBER 10, 2021

An annual observance of World Mental Health Day promoting awareness and reducing the stigma of mental illness.


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COVID Resources


COVID updates, coping strategies, and mental health resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Mental Health Minute


San Antonio Community Resource Directory (SACRD) is a directory of resources offered by congregations, government agencies, and compassionate groups in and around San Antonio.

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I See You - TEDx


Listen as Joe Smarro, CEO of SolutionPoint+, speaks on mental health transparency and breaking down stigma. 

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Ernie and Joe Opens in new windowErnie & Joe, Crisis Cops

Streaming on HBO: Ernie & Joe, Crisis Cops follows two police officers with the SAPD who are diverting people away from jail and into mental health treatment, one 911 call at a time. 

Trailer   |   Website   |   Discussion Guide (PDF)


What to watch...

KSAT12 - Behavioral Health Transitions / April 25, 2019

KSAT12 - WATCH: ’Life in the Shadows’ Haven for Hope Transformational Homeless Campus: 1,700 + people sleep @ Haven every night. 12,000 have been helped to permanent or supportive housing. Of the 5,000 graduates,89% did not return to homelessness. Haven For Hope Fact Sheet (PDF)


Watch Video

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Watch Commissioner’s Court archive video with Gilbert Gonzales and STCC’s Executive Director, Eric Epley. 

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Note: To Watch, Navigate to Item 4B