NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE)
Mental illness is being brought to light in East Texas through a week of awareness.
A mental health awareness advocate from Nacogdoches continued her effort to reduce stigma and discrimination against people with mental illnesses in the courtyard of the County Courthouse.
Dorlisa Patton held an observance for Mental Health Awareness Week Tuesday afternoon. Patton, an administrator for Nacogdoches County Court of Law had full support from colleagues within the legal system.