Although the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted many parts of civilization, U.S. educators, students and educational advocates have continued to battle for social equity in the classroom. Experts addressed these and other issues at South by Southwest (SXSW) EDU, the education-centric portion of the annual Austin-based SXSW festival. The pandemic’s emergence last spring caused the abrupt cancellation of all SXSW activities in 2020. This year, on March 9-11, SXSW EDU and main SXSW took place completely online.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 17 2021 - 11:44pm
Written by rudyarispe on Aug 11 2020 - 7:35pm
If you’ve been feeling anxious, stressed or depressed lately because of the Covid-19 pandemic, you’re not alone. That’s why the Texas Health and Human Services recently launched a 24/7 statewide mental health support line that you can call. This new resource offers COVID-19-related mental health support for all Texans. People can call the Statewide COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week toll-free at 833-986-1919
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 29 2020 - 2:41pm
Pathways to Hope is a free city-wide (VIRTUAL) conference that brings the faith community together with the healthcare community to discuss how San Antonio is working to improve the mental health care system, as well as pave the way to recovery for people living with a mental health condition, including their loved ones, families and caregivers. Register Here
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 29 2020 - 2:37pm
Join this NNED virtual roundtable hosted by the NNED National Facilitation Center and SAMHSA’s Office of Behavioral Health Equity, in partnership with SAMHSA’s Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network Coordinating Office. Learn how faith-based NNED partner organizations are supporting the mental health concerns of racial/ethnic minorities and providing opportunities to receive support and connection through faith-based practices and partnerships.
Written by rudyarispe on May 14 2020 - 11:08am
Social isolation imposed under the coronavirus stay-at-home mandates pose a substantial risk for people in recovery from opioid dependency, says Dr. Adam Bruggeman, an addiction medicine doctor. He worries people will fall into a repeat pattern of opioid abuse.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Aug 27 2018 - 10:19pm
San Japan, the ever-popular San Antonio celebration of Japanese culture and anime, manga and gaming, is gearing for its 11th iteration over Labor Day weekend. With each passing year, San Japan is proving it’s more than a fun place where cosplayers, gamers and artists of all ages and backgrounds can demonstrate their skills and share their love of anime and manga.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jun 14 2017 - 10:07pm
Join NOWCastSA for the webcast of ClarityCon2017, Clarity Child Guidance Center's summit on children's mental health at Norris Conference Center June 15 and 16, 2017.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Dec 30 2016 - 6:39pm
These are the top 10 videos of 2016 by views:
Written by Amanda Evrard on Dec 8 2016 - 6:42pm
Replay the video of Best Practices in Integrated Behavioral Health, a conversation with Karen Linkins, PhD, recorded on Dec. 15, 2016. Dr. Linkins is the Director of Integrated Behavioral Health Partners (IBHP). She specializes in systems transformation in the health, behavioral health, and human services fields.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Jun 9 2016 - 4:09pm
Replay the video from the webcast of ClarityCon2016, Clarity Child Guidance Center's summit on children's mental health at Norris Conference Center June 16 and 17, 2016. Thanks to the sponsorship support of Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas the following sessions were webcast live and are available to replay any time right here on this page.