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2016 Prism Award Reception

A portion of the event proceeds will provide resources to MHA’s
more than 22 peer-led support groups.

Thank you to all our sponsors, friends and committee members for an outstanding event. Full photo album here: https://www.facebook.com/pg/MHADallas/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1191465650896534

Mental Health America of Greater Dallas proudly presents the 2016 Prism Award Reception, which pay tribute to those who have made a difference in the community on behalf of individuals with mental illness, as well as those who have worked to improve awareness of mental health issues.

Prism Event Committee:

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Kay Colbert, LCSW, PLLC
Jenni Hubby
Lois Jordan, LCSW, LCDC
Brian Lane, PRS
Jan Osborn
Whitney Regian
Victoria Tortorelli, LPC

2016 Honorees

The 2016 Prism Award recipients were selected by a panel of judges comprised of community leaders who have been recognized for outstanding service in the field of mental health.

Carmen Miller Michael
Mental Health Advocate Award

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Charles Haley
2015 NFL Football Hall of Fame Inductee,
five-time Super Bowl champion & mental health advocate

Ruth Sharp Altshuler Award

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Margie Wright
Executive Director, Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas

Pamela Blumenthal Memorial Award

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Alyse Ferguson
Attorney Director, Collin County Mental Health Managed Counsel Program

Special Recognition

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Judge Lela D. Mays
Successful Treatment of Addiction through Collaboration (S.T.A.C.) Court

Media Award

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Okay to Say
A grassroots movement to remove the stigma on mental illnesses

 

Performers:

Lauren Bagwell

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Piper Reynolds

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  2016 sponsors

Signature Sponsor
Ruth and Dr. Kenneth Altshuler

Celebration Sponsors
Al G. Hill, Jr.
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Advocate Sponsors
Dallas TAAP
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Patron Sponsors
Beacon Health Options
Carrollton Springs Hospital
Kay Colbert
Dallas Behavioral Health Hospital
Disability Action Center
Metrocare Services
Deedie Rose

VIP Ticket Holders
American Addiction Centers
Recovery Spectrum
Eliza Solender
Starlite Recovery Center

VIP Reception Sponsor

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In Kind Sponsors

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Already looking forward to 2017?

Submit your nomination for the 2017 Awards today.