Encouraging awareness for mental health in Texas

Today is National Depression Screening Day
Today is National Depression Screening Day

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Bringing attention to mental health and suicide can be a good way to help prevent suicide. Karen Ranus, program manager at the National Alliance on Mental Health in Austin, joined KXAN in the studio on Tuesday morning to talk about the ways you can address suicide awareness in the Texas community.

There are several resources and organizations that you can reach out to for help:

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