Houston Health & Mental Health and Resources
Hospitals, Medical Clinic, Conseloring, HIV Clinics, Mental Health, and Resources

American Diabetes Association -If you or someone you care for has recently been diagnosed with diabetes, you are no doubt experiencing a range of emotions. Fear, anger, denial, frustration, depression and uncertainty are just a few of them, and are very common. 

You are not alone. This area of our Web site can help ease your fears and teach you more about living with and managing your diabetes, caring for someone with diabetes, and how to handle the emotions behind an initial diagnosis.

Diabetes, Kidney Diseases, Dialysis & High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Kim J. Horn, M.D., P.A.
1740 W. 27th Street. Houston, Texas 77008. Tel: 713-863-7063
Memorial Hermann Northwest POB II - www.kimjhornmd.com
Diplomate American Board Of Internal Medicine and Nephrology
The Houston Association of Black Psychologists The Houston Association of Black Psychologists (HABPSI) was founded in 1976 by a group of pioneers. They united to actively address the serous problems facing Black  psychologists and the larger Black community.  The Houston Association of Black Psychologists offers community participants an information and referral service network to facilitate connecting with Black mental health practitioners. The Houston Association of Black Psychologists is dedicated to enhancing the psychological well-being of Black people and other ethnic minorities in America.

MHMRA - www.mhmraharris.org
MHMRA of Harris County
is one of the largest mental health centers in the United States, serving more than 30,000 persons in the Houston metropolitan area who suffer from mental illness and mental retardation. We serve the "priority population" - adults who are diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness, children with serious emotional disturbances, and people diagnosed with moderate to severe mental retardation.

The major divisions of the agency are: Adult Mental Health, Mental Retardation, Child & Adolescent Services, and Crisis Services (the NeuroPsychiatric Center). At this site, you can view those divisions' program brochures, read articles in Interface, the agency newspaper, or even check out the employment opportunities at the Human Resources site. You also may contact us about such things as volunteer opportunities, our speakers bureau, or The Furniture Bank.

Houston Hospitals
Methodist Hospital System
Memorial Hermann Healthcare System
Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital
1635 North Loop West Houston, Texas 77008
Saint Luke's Episcopal Hospital

 
It's Real Houston.org - www.itsrealhouston.org

The REAL Facts
In Houston, African Americans represent 55% of all HIV infections.
In Houston, African American women represent approximately 75% of all women infected with HIV.
African Americans represent 16% of Houston's population.
Nationally, HIV remains one of the leading causes of death for persons age 25-44.
Young people, ages 13-24, are at greatest risk for acquiring HIV/AIDS.
Black AIDS Institute
This black health organization was the first HIV/AIDS policy center dedicated to reducing HIV/AIDS health disparities amongst African Americans.