Department of Behavioral and Mental Health
Announces Events Around the Community
You Are Invited
"No Letting Go:"
A Screening and Conversation about Children's Mental Health
Join us for the Texas Special Premiere of "No Letting Go" on Saturday morning, January 21, 2017, 9:15 AM – 1:30 PM CST
General Admission: $10/person*
at the Santikos Palladium, 17703 IH 10 West, San Antonio, TX, 78257. Seats are limited.
This screening is sponsored by One in Five Minds
, a campaign to increase awareness of children’s mental health.
"No Letting Go
" is an award winning film about one family's journey to understand and seek help for their sons' mental illness. This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Randi Silverman, the mother behind the film, and founder of The Youth Mental Health Project.
Based on a true story, this film is a poignant and hopeful drama following one family’s journey as they discover their child suffers from a mental illness.Meet with local agencies specialized in helping children and teens with mental or emotional behavioral disorders: Bexar County Department of Mental Health
, The Center for Healthcare Services
, Clarity Child Guidance Center
, Family Endeavors
, The Health Collaborative
, National Alliance of Mental Illness
, Nix Behavioral Health Services
, One in Five Minds
, Rise Recovery
, Roy Maas Youth Alternatives
, San Antonio Behavioral Health Hospital
, San Antonio Council of Alcohol and Drug Abuse
, UT Health Science Center CAMBIO Clinic
, Voices for Children of San Antonio
, The Youth Mental Health Project
* Ticket price includes refreshments and Q&A with Randi Silverman.All proceeds go to funding of mental health awareness efforts so that more children receive the help they need."No Letting Go" Agenda:
9:15 a.m.- 10:00 a.m.: Visit local agencies and enjoy refreshments
10:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.: "No Letting Go" Screening and Q&A with Randi Silverman
12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.: Visit with local agencies*** This film is PG13. Given the complex and difficult situations presented in the movie, we encourage parents to use caution and recommend not bringing children under the age of 13.
Thank you to our sponsors: One in five Minds; Clarity - Child Guidance Center; Santikos;
The H. E. Butt Family Foundation.
This Announcement Brought to you by BCDBMH
Gilbert R. Gonzales, Director
Bexar County Department of Behavioral and Mental Health