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Breaking Down Barriers: A Community Discussion on Mental Health Care in the Texas Panhandle

BySamantha Johnson

Mar 6, 2024
Discovery Center hosting mental health experts for Community Speaker Series this Friday

On Friday, the Don Harrington Discovery Center in Amarillo, Texas will be hosting two community speakers to discuss mental health care in the Texas Panhandle. Dr. Lynn Jennings and Bobbi Britto will be speaking about mental health care, its limitations, and the stigmas surrounding it. The event is part of the Discover Community Speaker Series and is free to adults. The doors will open at 5:30 p.m., and the speakers will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Dr. Jennings is a licensed counselor supervisor and licensed sex offender treatment provider supervisor in Texas with over 20 years of experience in private practice. She has also served as a counselor educator at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Clinical Mental Health Program for several years. Britto, on the other hand, is a licensed professional counselor supervisor in Texas and has been working as a clinical director at The Bridge Children’s Advocacy Center for ten years. She has extensive experience in counseling and has presented with Dr. Jennings on secondary traumatic stress on multiple occasions.

If you’re interested in learning more about this event or want to know more about the Discover Community Speaker Series, you can visit the Don Harrington Discovery Center’s website for more information. Copyright 2024 KFDA All rights reserved

By Samantha Johnson

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