Transforming Lives - The Newsletter of The Harris Center Summer 2017 - Issue 4 - Page 3

TCOOMMI JR.-Teaching skills, changing lives Making a difference in a child or adolescent’s life is not always easy, but the staff of the Mental Health Forensic Services Division at The Harris Center strives to do just that every day. Through a variety of programs, children and adolescents who are involved in the juvenile justice system in Harris County receive treatment and services that address some of the root causes that led them there in the first place. The most intensive of these programs is the Juvenile Texas Correctional Office on Offenders with Medical and Mental Impairments (TCOOMMI) Program, which is commonly referred to as TCOOMMI Jr. This program has served juvenile offenders ages 10-17 wh Ό…Ι”½ΈΑΙ½‰…Ρ₯½Έ)½ΘΑ…Ι½±”₯Έ!…ΙΙ₯́ ½ΥΉΡδ₯Έ)Ρ‘•₯ȁ͍‘½½±Μ…Ή‘½΅•ΜΝ₯Ή”(Θΐΐāёɽ՝ „½±±…‰½Ι…Ρ₯½Έ)‰•Ρέ••ΈQ‘”!…ΙΙ₯́ •ΉΡ•Θ°)Ρ‘”!…ΙΙ₯́ ½ΥΉΡδ)ΥΩ•Ή₯±”)AΙ½‰…Ρ₯½Έ•Α…ΙΡ΅•ΉΠ€‘! )A€)…ΉΡ‘”Q•α…́)ΥΩ•Ή₯±”)ΥΝΡ₯”)•Α…ΙΡ΅•ΉΠ€‘Q))€Έ)½Ι‘₯ΉœΡΌ •ΡΡ䁸‘…΅Μ)15M\°15P°ΝΝ₯ΝΡ…ΉΠ•ΑΥΡδ)₯Ι•Ρ½Θ™½Θ5•ΉΡ…°!•…±Ρ )½Ι•ΉΝ₯ŒM•ΙΩ₯•Μ…ЁQ‘”)!…ΙΙ₯́ •ΉΡ•Θ°Ρ‘”΅…₯Έ½…°½˜)Q ==55$)ΘΈ₯́Ѽ‘•±ΐƒŠq½ΉΡΙ½°)Νε΅ΑΡ½΅Μ½˜΅•ΉΡ…°₯±±Ή•ΝΜ)ёɽ՝ ΅•‘₯…Ρ₯½Έ…Ή½Ρ‘•Θ)Ρ‘•Ι…Α₯•Μ°ΑΙ½Ω₯‘”ΝΥΑΑ½ΙЁ…Ή)½½Ι‘₯Ή…Ρ₯½Έ°ΑΙ½Ω₯‘”₯ΉΡ•ΉΝ₯Ω”)ΝΥΑ•ΙΩ₯Ν₯½Έ°‘•Ω•±½ΐ„Ή•Ρέ½Ι¬)½˜…•Ήδ…Ή½΅΅ΥΉ₯Ρδ)Ι•Ν½Υɍ•Μ°Ι•‘Ս”Ι•₯‘₯Ω₯Ν΄)…Ή₯ΉΙ•…Ν”…έ…Ι•Ή•ΝΜ)ёɽ՝ ½ΉΝΥ΅•Θ…Ή™…΅₯±δ)•‘Ս…Ρ₯½Έ»Št)Ή••ΝΝ₯ΡδΈ)±½Ήœέ₯Ρ Ρ‘”! )A…ΉΡ‘”)Q))°Ρ‘”Q ==55$)ΘΈ±₯Ή₯…°)ΝΡ…™˜έ½Ι¬Ρ½έ…ɐ•ΉΝΥΙ₯Ήœ)Ρ‘…Ёё”‘₯±½Θ…‘½±•Ν•ΉΠ₯Μ+ŠqΝΡ…‰₯±₯镐°‘½•ΜΉ½ΠΙ”΅½™™•Ή)…Ή±•…ɹ́…ΑΑΙ½ΑΙ₯…Ρ”½Α₯Ήœ)…Ή‘•₯Ν₯½Έ΅…­₯ΉœΝ­₯±±ΜΡΌ)‰•½΅”„ΑΙ½‘ՍΡ₯Ω”…Ή±…ά)…‰₯‘₯Ήœ₯Ρ₯ι•Έ³ŠtΝ…₯‘…΅ΜΈ+ŠqQ‘•δ…Ι”ΑΙ½Ω₯‘₯ΉœΡ‘•Ν”)­₯‘́έ₯Ρ „Ν•Π½˜Ν­₯±±ΜΡΌΥΝ”)ΡΌ‘•±ΐΡ‘•΄Ι•‘Ս”Ρ‘½Ν”)‰•‘…Ω₯½Ίё…Ё½ΠΡ‘•΄₯ΉΡΌ)Ρ‘”ΝεΝΡ•΄³ŠtΝ…₯‘…΅ΜΈ)=Ή”Ρ‘”₯Ή‘₯Ω₯‘Υ…°‘…Μ)½΅Α±•Ρ•Ν•ΙΩ₯•ΜΡ‘ɽ՝ )Q ==55$)ΘΈ°Ρ‘•δ΅…䁉”)Ι•™•ΙΙ•ΡΌ½Ή”½˜Ρ‘”½Ρ‘•Θ)‘₯±…Ή…‘½±•Ν•ΉΠΑΙ½Ι…΅Μ)…ЁQ‘”!…ΙΙ₯́ •ΉΡ•ΘΡΌ)½ΉΡ₯ΉΥ”Ρ‘•₯ȁΡΙ•…Ρ΅•ΉΠ…Ή°)΅½ΝЁ₯΅Α½ΙΡ…ΉΡ±δ°‘…Ή₯Ήœ)Ρ‘•₯ȁ±₯™”™½ΘΡ‘”‰•ΡΡ•ΘΈ+ŠqQ‘•Ν”ε½ΥΡ ‘•Ν•ΙΩ”Ρ‘”)‘…Ή”ΡΌ±•…‘•…±Ρ‘δ°)ΑΙ½‘ՍΡ₯Ω”±₯Ω•ΜΈQ ==55$)ΘΈ)₯́‘•Ι”ΡΌ₯Ω”Ρ‘•΄Ρ‘”Ρ½½±Μ)Ρ‘•δΉ••ΡΌ΅…­”Ρ‘…Ё½…°„)Ι•…±₯Ρ䳊tΝ…₯‘…΅ΜΈ)1₯•ΉΝ•΅•ΉΡ…°‘•…±Ρ )ΑΙ½™•ΝΝ₯½Ή…±Μ™Ι½΄Q‘”!…ΙΙ₯Μ) •ΉΡ•ΘΑ…ΙΡΉ•Θέ₯Ρ ΑΙ½‰…Ρ₯½Έ)…ΉΑ…Ι½±”½™™₯•Ί™Ι½΄Ρ‘”)! )A…ΉΡ‘”Q))ΡΌΑΙ½Ω₯‘”)ΑΝ卑₯…ΡΙ₯Œ•Ω…±Υ…Ρ₯½ΉΜ°)‘₯…Ή½Ν₯́½˜΅•ΉΡ…°‘•…±Ρ )½Ή‘₯Ρ₯½ΉΜ°΅•‘₯…Ρ₯½Έ)΅…Ή…•΅•ΉΠ°Ν­₯±±ΜΡΙ…₯Ή₯Ήœ°)ΑΝ卑½Ρ‘•Ι…Α䰁₯ΉΡ•ΉΝ₯Ω”…Ν”)΅…Ή…•΅•ΉΠ…ΉΙ•Ν½Υɍ”)Ι•™•ΙΙ…°…Ή±₯Ή­…”ΈI•™•ΙΙ…±Μ)™½ΘΡ‘₯́ΑΙ½Ι…΄½΅”™Ι½΄)Ρ‘”! )A…ΉΡ‘”Q))°…Ή)Ρ‘”±•ΉΡ ½˜Ρ₯΅”„ε½ΥΡ ΅…δ)Α…ΙΡ₯₯Α…Ρ”₯́‰…Ν•½Έ±₯Ή₯…°(ΘΐΔ܁9…Ρ₯½Ή…°9ΥΊ͕]••¬)]”…ΑΑΙ•₯…Ρ”…Ή•±•‰Ι…Ρ”)Ρ‘”ΉΥΊ͕ݑΌΝ•ΙΩ”…Π)Q‘”!…ΙΙ₯́ •ΉΡ•Θ€Έ)Q!9,e=T)™½Θ•Ω•ΙεΡ‘₯Ήœε½Τ‘Ό„)QΌ­••ΐΡ‘”•±•‰Ι…Ρ₯½Έ½₯Ήœθ)‘ΡΡΐθΌ½‰₯ΠΉ±δΌΘΐΔέ9ΥΙΝ•Ν]••