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Aware Grant Information

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The Texas Education Agency (TEA) received a federal grant to pilot evidence-based practices in fifteen schools where communities were impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Port Aransas ISD, Refugio ISD and Woodsboro ISD were three of the chosen school districts that received these grant funds. This five year project is funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

     

Refugio ISD

Samantha Zachary, LPC-Associate
Supervised by Allison Besio, LPC-S
Mental Health/Behavioral Health Specialist
361-573-0731 Ext. 237

Port Aransas ISD

Felicia Y. Johnson, Professional School Counselor 
Mental Health/Behavioral Health Specialist
361-573-0731 Ext. 237

Woodsboro ISD

Mercedes Deviney
Supervised by Lorraine Turner, LPC-S
Mental Health/Behavioral Health Specialist
361-573-0731 Ext. 237

 

Tammy Gendke, LSSP
AWARE TX Community Project Manager
361-573-0731 ext. 237