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Crisis Text Line [web resource]

crisistextlineCrisis Text Line is a free 24/7 text line staffed by dedicated, trained volunteers. It is  available to help anyone with any type of crisis.

Here’s how it works:

  1. Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the USA, anytime.
  2. A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds quickly.
  3. The volunteer Crisis Counselor will help you move from a hot moment to a cool moment

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Balanced Mind Parent Network

parent networkThe Balanced Mind Parent Network (BMPN), a program of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA), guides families raising children with mood disorders to the answers, support, and stability they seek.

The Balanced Mind Parent Network is a community where you’ll find resources, connection and hope for the road ahead. Read more »

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Apps: MoodKit and Moodnotes

Develmoodchart_iphone_6oped by two clinical psychologists, MoodKit is an app for draws upon the principles and techniques of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT). MoodKit can be used on its own or to enhance professional treatment.

MoodKit has four integrated tools… Read more »

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Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Wellness Tracker

Wellness Tracker screen696x696The DBSA Wellness Tracker is a free, innovative, and user-friendly online tool that allows you to keep track of your emotional, mental, and physical health, helps you better recognize potential health problems and mood triggers and partner with your clinician on treatment plans that address your overall health and well-being. Read more »

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Social Emotional Learning for Life Success [presentation]

Social Emotional Learning involves the processes through which people acquire and effectively apply the knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary to understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions.

This presentation given by Sand Hill School’s Cindy Lopez and Christine Wang, Teen Mental Health Initiative, covers SEL’s relationship to academics, physical development and executive functioning, and how to foster SEL at school and home. Read more »

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Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance [web resource]

DBSA logo(DBSA) provides help, support, and education to improve the lives of people who have mood disorders. DBSA offers peer-led support groups, educational materials, and wellness tools. Read more »

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Proud2Bme Online Community for Teens [web resource]

proud2BmeProud2Bme is a National Eating Disorders Association online community for young people. Proud2Bme is created by and for teens with the goal of promoting positive body image and encouraging healthy attitudes about food and weight. Read more »

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The National Eating Disorders Association [web resource]

NEDAlogoThe scope and severity of eating disorders are often misunderstood. Eating disorders are serious illnesses, not lifestyle choices. In fact, anorexia has the highest mortality rate of any mental illness. In a national survey, four out of ten people reported that they either suffered or have known someone who has suffered from an eating disorder.

The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) provides programs and services to give families the support they need to find answers for these life-threatening illnesses. Read more »

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The Trevor Project [web resource]

trevorproject2Founded in 1998 by the creators of the Academy Award®-winning short film TREVOR, The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24. Read more »

National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens, Teachers, and Parents [web resource]

NIH_NIDA_Master_Logo_2ColorThis website is a project of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This site is organized to help you find what you are looking for, whether you are a teen, middle or high school teacher, or parent.  The purpose of this site is to facilitate learning about the effects of drug use on the brain, body, and lives of teens. Read more »

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