Mental Health Tools and Connections (Center for Parent Information & Resources)

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Mental Health Tools and Connections (Center for Parent Information & Resources)

These are turbulent times. Need help coping? Need resources to share with families, youth, and community colleagues?

Crisis Hotlines and Resources for Triggering or Traumatic Events and News

The events taking place in the news may be triggering to many in our communities. This resource from Brainline is one to put in your toolbox and share widely. It includes crisis hotlines for kids and teens, and hotlines for addressing drug or alcohol abuse, domestic violence, rape, and sexual assault. There's a small section of state and local resources, too.

10 Best Mental Health Apps of 2021

Mental health apps give you tools and support to help with general mental health or specific conditions. This article identifies the 10 best such apps for: therapy, meditation, suicide awareness, stress, anxiety, addiction, boosting your mood, eating disorders, OCD, and the best overall.

Advocating for My Child’s Literacy Needs

Great for parents of a child with literacy-related concerns, and also a good resource about being their child's advocate in general.