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The live oaks and water make for a great location for the future, state-of-the-art Phoenix Center, which will include a mental health facility, an equine therapy center, therapeutic camp facilities, and a ropes course. Center officials announced they have acquired approximately 77 acres west of the Texas 71 and U.S. 281 intersection for the facilities. Courtesy photo

Phoenix Center of Marble Falls purchases 77 acres for state-of-the-art facility

SPECIAL TO DAILYTRIB.COM MARBLE FALLS — Two years ago, the Phoenix Center launched a five-year capital campaign to create a new, state-of-the-art trauma facility. Officials recently took a big step in that direction with the acquisition of 77 acres for the project. (more…)

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Marble Falls Independent School District Superintendent Chris Allen and Phoenix Center founder and Executive Director Sarah Garrett. Courtesy photo

Phoenix Center, Marble Falls ISD expand partnership through mental health care services

SPECIAL TO DAILYTRIB.COM MARBLE FALLS – Phoenix Center and the Marble Falls Independent School District are partnering to meet the needs of children who have experienced trauma. The two will do this through implementing and expanding school-based programs and initiatives. The partnership, which started in the fall of 2015, reflects nationwide efforts for schools to […]

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Phoenix Center founder and executive director Sarah Garrett (left) with Marble Falls Area EMS members Abigail Sims, Alex Dunavant, Darlene Parker, and Kevin Naumann. The Phoenix Center recently held a training for EMS staff on providing trauma-informed care to children. Courtesy photo

Phoenix Center holds trauma training for Marble Falls Area EMS

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO MARBLE FALLS — Marble Falls Area EMS personnel know how to handle injuries to children from minor to catastrophic, but sometimes care goes beyond the youths’ immediate physical needs. (more…)

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A&M architecture group shows designs for new Phoenix Center

DANIEL CLIFTON • EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — Sarah Garrett and the board and staff of the Phoenix Center of Marble Falls have a big challenge ahead of them. How to decide among eight designs for a proposed new multimillion-dollar facility. And it’s not just one building. The designs include the main campus as well as […]

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The Phoenix Center staff — including executive director Sarah Garrett and therapy dog Mabel — are participating in the International Neurosequential Model Symposium in Banff, Alberta, Canada, on June 8-10. Several staff members are also presenting at the symposium, which focuses on childhood trauma therapy. Courtesy photo

Phoenix Center taking part in international childhood trauma symposium

DANIEL CLIFTON • EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — When Sarah Garrett, executive director of the Phoenix Center, learned about the innovative work Dr. Bruce D. Perry was doing in childhood trauma and care, she knew it was something from which the Marble Falls facility and its patients could benefit. (more…)

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Phoenix Center receives $100,000 grant from health foundation

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — An Episcopal Health Foundation grant to the Phoenix Center will help provide free psychiatric care to children in need of such services that might have been previously out of reach if the youth, their families and the center. The foundation’s $100,000 grant, however, will open quite a few doors […]

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Bunkhouse Art Gallery show and sale benefits Phoenix Center

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF JOHNSON CITY — An ideal partnership was created because of the value of art. The 23rd annual Bunkhouse Art Gallery art show and sale is 11 a.m.-6 p.m. March 21-22 and March 28-29 at Wenmohs Ranch, 573 Old Spicewood Drive in Cypress Mill. (more…)

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Boots, Blues and Boogie Ball benefits the Phoenix Center

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — With Jay Boy Adams and three-time Grammy nominee Zenobia taking the stage Feb. 7 for the Boots, Blues and Boogie Ball benefitting the Phoenix Center, you’re pretty much guaranteed a good time. And toss on top of that gourmet food and plenty of dancing along with a bit of […]

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‘Gift Horse’ film screening in support of Phoenix Center

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — Jerry Strickland knew the powerful message wrapped up in the upcoming movie “A Gift Horse” would be a great way to promote the Phoenix Center in Marble Falls. Both the center and the film share a common bond through the healing power of horses. (more…)

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Marta Stafford Fine Art, 200 Main St. in Marble Falls, is hosting an exhibit called 'Full Circle: Images of Hope and Healing,’ which features mandalas created by youth from the Phoenix Center. The art will hang alongside the work of professionals artists during the July 22-23 show. There also will be a closing reception 6-8 p.m. July 23. Courtesy photo

Art helps Phoenix Center youth work through trauma

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — When the Phoenix Center youth step into Martha Stafford Fine Art during the “Full Circle: Images of Hope and Healing” art exhibit, they’ll find their works hanging in a unique situation. (more…)

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St. Peter's Lutheran Day School students Charlie Martin (left), Harper Cook, Brecken Casey and Cooper Womack present about 60 bags of camp supplies to Sarah Garrett of the Phoenix Center on May 29. The day school students along with the St. Peter's Lutheran Church Sunday school youth raised money to purchase supplies for the center's camp, which helps children who need mental health care or counseling. Go to www.phoenixcentertexas.org for more information on the program, the camp or how you can help. Staff photo by Daniel Clifton

St. Peter’s Lutheran youth lend hand to Phoenix Center

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — As Cindy Struchen and Sharleen Reitz of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church unloaded the boxes of colorful, tie-dyed bags and handed them to four St. Peter’s Lutheran Day School students, Sarah Garrett could only smile and express her appreciation. (more…)

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Arts supplies are on Phoenix Center’s Christmas wish list

FROM STAFF REPORTS MARBLE FALLS — Sometimes, a child just needs additional help. And sometimes, a parent does. In certain situations, that’s where the Phoenix Center can take a role. The nonprofit provides high-quality, affordable mental health care for children and families in rural Central Texas. Many of the Phoenix Center’s clients don’t have or […]

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