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9401 Southwest Freeway
Houston, TX 77074


Office: 713-970-7658
Fax: (713) 970-7640


Transition Services are a coordinated set of activities for a student to promote movement from school to post-school activities, which may consist of post secondary education, vocational training, integrated employment (including supported employment), continuing adult education, adult services, independent living, or community participation.


Students age 14 through graduation can request these services, which may include:

  • Information about eligibility and accessing The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD programs
  • Attendance at a student's annual ITP meeting
  • Planning health services
  • Planning vocational training
  • Planning for continuing education


Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities: Services are provided for students ages 14 to 22 diagnosed with an intellectual disability, autism, or pervasive developmental disorder. Contact Consuelo Martinez at (713) 970-7658.

Adult Mental Health: Services are provided for adult students while attending high school and are diagnosed with a mental health condition. Contact Michael Downey at (713) 970-7245.

Children & Adolescents: Services are provided for children and adolescents ages 4 to 17.9 years of age who have a diagnosis of a mental health condition. Contact Eliza McClain (713) 970-8592.


The student/family pays no fees for this service.