Janet Pozmantier is a licensed professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, and play therapist. She began her career in primary prevention at Mental Health America of Greater Houston as the first director of WHO - We Help Ourselves (a child abuse prevention program), followed by 20 years at ChildBuilders where she created Parents Under Construction (a nationally recognized, research-based, award-winning program teaching children and youth parenting skills they will need in the future). Janet traveled throughout the country as an outreach educator for The Dibble Institute (a national non-profit organization dedicated to helping teens learn how to achieve healthy relationships).
Mental Health America understands that racism undermines mental health. Therefore, we are committed to anti-racism in all that we do. This means that we pledge to work against individual racism, interpersonal racism, and institutional racism in all their forms.