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After Long Labor, an Integral Care Union Is Born
County's largest mental health provider comes to terms with workers
"...After a yearlong campaign, the United Workers of Integral Care succeeded in their effort to unionize Integral Care,..."

June 3, 2022 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Integral Care Union Drive Nears the Finish Line
Helping the helpers
"...than a year of organizing, the United Workers of Integral Care are on the verge of unionizing the workforce..."

April 8, 2022 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Integral Care Management: About That Union Drive …
Proposed changes to consultation policy weaken workers' role, organizers say
"...Integral Care employees working to unionize Travis County's public mental..."

April 22, 2022 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Integral Care Trustees Delay Vote to Authorize Union
The union would represent nearly 1,000 employees
"...After urging from the United Workers of Integral Care and local elected officials, the board of trustees..."

May 6, 2022 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Texas Anti-Choice Legislation Continues to Damage Health Care and Undermine Local Control
As GOP postures with SB 22, women’s health care pays the price
"...Pap smear, and low-cost contraception. The quality of the care and timeliness of the service felt "empowering and comforting";..."

May 17, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Dell Medical Is Bringing Health Care to the Homeless
UT school forms a street team
"...on the street. With a new federally funded mobile care team, UT-Austin's Dell Medical School, CommUnityCare, and Integral Care..."

Jan. 18, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Texas' Rickety Health Care System Heads for a Fiscal Cliff
As D.C. dollars dry up, millions of uninsured Texans see no signs of improvement
"...for the system that's supposed to provide lifesaving health care to millions of its most vulnerable residents. About 5..."

Nov. 19, 2021 News Feature by Beth Sullivan

The People Care; the Problem Is the Government
"...workers. We are located in the emergency departments, intermediate care units, hospice, the Austin State Hospital, the Seton Shoal..."

June 14, 2010 Postmarks

Mental Health Care Meltdown
The mental health care system for Austin and Travis County is increasingly overwhelmed, with no relief in sight.
"...predicament is a direct consequence of insufficient mental health care in Travis County. At 18 her son was diagnosed..."

Dec. 20, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Why Should Anyone Care Now?
"...only be described as stunned silence: "Why should anyone care about Doctors' Mob now?"..."

Aug. 27, 1999 Music Feature by Kent H. Benjamin

How Austin Handles Mental Health Emergencies
Police, EMS, and Integral Care work together to serve people in psychiatric crisis
"...the Judge Guy Herman Center for Mental Health Crisis Care, they're greeted in a clean, white, and sterile space..."

Dec. 15, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

The Tipping Point
Austin and Travis County fail to deliver mental health care
"...a nominally progressive city like Austin is ill-equipped to care for people barely hanging on by their fingernails –..."

June 4, 2010 News Feature by Amy Smith

From 'Abstinence-Only' to Plan Z
Reproductive health care for young Texas women is limited, costly ... or nonexistent
"...who would not otherwise be eligible for subsidized health care unless pregnant...."

Oct. 11, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

From 'Abstinence-Only' to Plan Z
Reproductive health care for young Texas women is limited, costly ... or nonexistent
"...who would not otherwise be eligible for subsidized health care unless pregnant...."

Oct. 4, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Breakdown
Travis County's mental health system is cracking under growing patient load
"...eastern edge of Downtown run by Austin Travis County Integral Care (the county's mental health authority). When they arrived,..."

June 4, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Austin Women Dispelling Stigma and Moving Mental Health Issues Forward
From Sheriff Sally Hernandez to state Rep. Celia Israel, local women are changing the conversation
"...up from school. Ranus knew her community supported and cared for her family during a crisis. Fast-forward 17 months,..."

July 5, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Walk-In Walk-Out
County commissioners change course on substance abuse treatment funding
"...23, Travis County commissioners voted to send $125,000 to Integral Care's existing substance abuse initiatives, a seemingly positive move..."

Nov. 9, 2018 News Feature by Lindsay Stafford Mader

A Medication-Assisted Therapy to Treat Opioid Abuse
Sponsors unveil new partnership at CommUnityCare clinic
"...parts of the country," says Dr. Nick Yagoda of CommUnityCare, Austin's largest safety-net health provider. "But just from our..."

Aug. 31, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

ProLodges Saves and Changes Some of Austin's Most Vulnerable Lives
Can the city keep them open?
"...for the last six years. "You've got to be careful out there," Hernandez told us in the hallway of..."

Jan. 1, 2021 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Low-Cost Mental Health Services in Austin
Overwhelmed? Finding help doesn't have to be hard.
"...area. Some entities accept many forms of insurance, including Medicare and Medicaid, while others don't accept any insurance. As..."

Oct. 2, 2020 Features Feature by Beth Sullivan

Travis County Declares an Opioid Crisis
The declaration comes with funding for harm reduction
"...(which reduces opioid craving and withdrawal) and $150,000 to Integral Care's Medication Assisted Therapy program, as well as funds..."

June 3, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Mental Health Crisis Plan Still Lags Behind Austin’s Needs
Trying to change how the emergency response apparatus handles mental health calls
"...expanding the Expanded Mobile Crisis Outreach Team, staffed by Integral Care, which can help connect people in crisis with..."

July 17, 2020 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Finding Funds for School Mental Health
Foundations help save 16 campus-based clinics
"...More than a dozen campus-based mental health care facilities that were facing closure in the Austin Independent..."

Oct. 19, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Res Publica
Civic calendar of events, Aug. 18-25
"...11am-2pm. Holiday Inn Austin Midtown, 6000 Middle Fiskville. Free. www.coasttocoastcareerfairs.com/career_fairs/details/TX/Austin/Austin_register_0711.html Tuesday23..."

Aug. 19, 2011 News Column

AISD’s Therapy Provider Struggles to Meet Demand Amid Mental Health Crisis
Students and parents find help is out of reach
"...for outside providers such as Lone Star Circle of Care and Integral Care. [inset-1-right]..."

April 15, 2022 News Feature by Morgan O’Hanlon

A New Jail for Travis County?
County moves forward with new women's building despite vote to delay and community outcry
"...campus, Peña smiles when she talks about her 27-year career with TCSO and her belief in the mission. "What..."

Sept. 7, 2018 News Feature by Lindsay Stafford Mader

An Opioid Epidemic Within a Pandemic
Advocates demand greater county, city support amidst spike in overdose deaths
"...homeless services programs, social service agencies, libraries, and health care providers is key to getting naloxone into the hands..."

Sept. 10, 2021 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Front Steps Slips and Falls
As the nonprofit that runs the ARCH falls apart, the city's rush to replace it frustrates providers
"...providers in the city and county to track client care and report funding use to governmental authorities. (Our conversations..."

July 29, 2022 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...Austin Travis County Integral Care, the county's mental health services provider, announced last..."

July 9, 2010 News Feature

The Incredible Hulk
Finally, the Hulk is truly incredible. As of right now, it's Marvel's universe; we just live in it.
"...televised characterization and the seamless inclusion of brief yet integral snippets of Marvel Comics mythology into the film's main..."

June 13, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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