Family Resources

RESOURCES

 

US DOE On-Demand Webinars

OPIOIDS, DRUG-RELATED EMERGENCIES, AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION BEFORE, DURING, AND AFTER THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC REMS TA Center Website (ed.gov)

 

SUPPORTS FOR STUDENTS AND FAMILIES EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS DURING THE COVID-19

PANDEMIC REMS TA Center Website (ed.gov)

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCE MATERIAL

 

US Public Health Services – US Surgeon General

Youth Mental Health Advisory

surgeon-general-youth-mental-health-advisory.pdf (hhs.gov)

 

 

RESOURCES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

 

US Center For Disease Control

How Right Now (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention): Resources for coping with negative emotions and stress, talking to loved ones, and finding inspiration

How Right Now | Finding What Helps (cdc.gov)

Youth Engaged 4 Change

Opportunities for youth to make a difference in their lives and in the world around them Home | Youth Engaged 4 Change

National Academies of Medicine

Supporting Emotional Wellbeing in Children and Youth: Tools for children, teens, and parents to learn how to cope with challenges

| The National Academies Press | Tools for Supporting Emotional Wellbeing in Children and Youth (nap.edu)

 

Mental Health Resource Center (JED Foundation)

Information about common emotional health issues and how to overcome challenges Mental Health Resource Center | The Jed Foundation

National Council for Mental Wellbeing

Youth Wellbeing Initiatives - Collection of initiatives to improve mental wellbeing in youth and young adults

Youth Wellbeing Initiatives - National Council (thenationalcouncil.org)

 

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Kids, Teens, and Young Adults - Resources for young people to get mental health support Kids, Teens and Young Adults | NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness

One Mind PsyberGuide

A guide to navigating mental health apps and digital technologies About One Mind PsyberGuide | One Mind PsyberGuide

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

FindTreatment.gov (SAMHSA): Information on substance use and mental health treatment Home | FindTreatment.gov

AAKOMA Mental Health Resources (The AAKOMA Project)

Trevor Project: Suicide prevention and crisis intervention resources for LGBTQ+ young people: Resources to support the mental health of youth of color and their caregivers

Resources - AAKOMA Project

 

Informed Immigrant

Mental Health for Immigrants: Tips for managing the mental health of yourself and others Mental Health for Immigrants (informedimmigrant.com)

 

RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES

 

US Center For Disease Control

Children’s Mental Health and COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit (CDC): Resources for supporting

children’s social, emotional, and mental health

 What Is Children’s Mental Health? | CDC

 

COVID-19 Parental Resources Kit (cdc.gov)

 

American Academy of Pediatrics

HealthyChildren.org: Parenting tips and other resources HealthyChildren.org - From the American Academy of Pediatrics

UNICEF

 

What’s On Your Mind?: Guide for talking to children about mental health

 What’s on your mind? | UNICEF

 

Child Mind Institute

Family Resource Center: Family resources on child mental health, including Media Guidelines for Kids of All Ages

Family Resource Center - Child Mind Institute

 

Media Guidelines for Kids of All Ages (childmind.org)

 

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

NetSmartz: Online platform to teach children online safety in age-appropriate ways Resources (missingkids.org)

Common Sense Media

Parents’ Ultimate Guides: Information about the safety of current media and technology trends and apps for your children

Parents' Ultimate Guides | Common Sense Media

 

HealthCare.gov or InsureKidsNow.gov

Information on enrolling in health insurance coverage

Get 2022 health coverage. Health Insurance Marketplace® | HealthCare.gov

 

Home | InsureKidsNow.gov

 

MentalHealth.gov

What to look for, how to talk about mental health, and how to get help Home | MentalHealth.gov

Administration for Community Living

Aging and Disability Networks (ACL): Connect with advocacy and caregiver resources Aging and Disability Networks | ACL Administration for Community Living

 

 

RESOURCES FOR EDUCATORS, SCHOOL STAFF, AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS

 

US Department of Education

Supporting Child and Student Social, Emotional, Behavioral, and Mental Health Needs: Guidance for schools, school districts, and education departments

Supporting Child and Student Social, Emotional, Behavioral, and Mental Health Needs (PDF)

 

National Center for School Mental Health

Resources to promote a positive school climate

National Center for School Mental Health (NCSMH) | University of Maryland School of Medicine

 

StopBullying.gov

Learn about what bullying is, who is at risk, and how you can help StopBullying.gov

Turnaround for Children Toolbox

Tools to drive change towards a more equitable, whole- child approach to school Toolbox - Turnaround for Children (turnaroundusa.org)

National Center for Healthy Safe Children

Design Principles for Schools: Framework for redesigning schools with a focus on supporting

students’ learning and social and emotional development

Design Principles | Design Principles for Schools

 

Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network Safe Schools Fit Toolkit

Resources and guides to build safe and healthy schools: School mental health resources

School Mental Health Resources | Mental Health Technology Transfer Center (MHTTC) Network (mhttcnetwork.org)