32nd Annual Texas Council Conference
June 28-30, 2017
Moody Gardens Hotel, Galveston, Texas


The Annual Texas Council Conference brings together local, state, and national experts to share perspectives on best practices for integrated health, person directed and recovery-based services, Mental Health First Aid, public policy, peer support, and other promising practices affecting people with serious mental illness, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders.

See You in 2018!

The 32nd Annual Texas Council Conference has come to a close!

Coming Next Year:
33rd Annual Texas Council Conference
June 20-22, 2018
Sheraton Dallas Hotel – Dallas, TX

2017 Headliners and Keynotes

Wednesday, June 28

Stephanie Staples works with busy professionals who want to be happier and healthier so that they can bring their “A” game to work & life! She is a highly-acclaimed, international inspirational speaker, author and CJOB radio host. As a Certified Speaking Professional (one of less than 10% of speakers globally), she has created exceptional experiences for her audiences time and time again and has moved, challenged and motivated them into positive, pro-active action.

With a background in nursing, Stephanie is hard-wired for helping others. As the founder of Your Life, Unlimited, Stephanie shares her expertise as regular magazine and newspaper columnist and has been quoted and featured in publications globally. Her books & audio programs are used world-wide and her programs have been proven to increase feelings of hope, happiness & empowerment for participants.

Thursday, June 29

Gina Calhoun serves as National Director for Wellness & Recovery Education at the Copeland Center for Wellness and Recovery. As a speaker, she shares her unique recovery experience centering on her relationship with Harrisburg State Hospital; before, during, and after its close. Gina was awarded the Distinguished Advocates Award from the PA Association of Psychosocial Rehabilitation Services, chosen as the PA state representative for the National Pillars of Peer Support Summit and had the honor to keynote for the National Veteran’s Conference as well as the National Association of Peer Specialists Conference.

2017 Conference Sponsors

Event Level

TX Council Risk Management Fund

Platinum Level

Beacon Health Options Logo
OnceLogix Logo
Tarrytown Expocare Logo

Gold Level


Silver Level

AmeriHealth Caritas Logo
Johnson and Johnson Logo

Bronze Level

Logo - Colonial Life
2017 Conference Exhibitors

AmeriHealth Caritas
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Beacon Health Options
Bigham Kliewer Chapman & Watts
CapGrow Partners
Colonial Life and Accident
Credible Behavioral Health Software
East Texas Behavioral Healthcare Network
Enterprise Fleet Management
Envolve Pharmacy Solutions
Focus 4 Life by Pro International/Prosumers
Genoa, a QoL Healthcare Company
iCentrix Corporation
Ingenuity Health
Integrated Prescription Management
ISC Group, Inc.
iServ for Texas Centers

Jackson & Coker
Johnson & Johnson
Liberty University
OnceLogix, LLC
Outreach Health Services
Percensys CORE Learning
San Antonio Clubhouse
Southern Consulting
Streamline Healthcare Solutions, LLC
Tarrytown Expocare
Tejas Health Management
Texas Council Risk Management Fund
The Dunlap Group
The Echo Group
The Wood Group
TML MultiState IEBP
UnitedHealth Community & State
Welligent, Inc.