- Resources For Teen Mental Health
An early detection and intervention psychosis program. Offers comprehensive psychiatric assessment, intensive case management, psycho-education, crisis management, problem solving, support groups, and medication management.
The mission of The Compassionate Friends: When a child dies, at any age, the family suffers intense pain and may feel hopeless and isolated. The Compassionate Friends provides highly personal comfort, hope, and support to every family experiencing the death of a son or a daughter, a brother or a sister, or a grandchild, and helps others better assist the grieving family.
Mental illnesses are disorders of brain function. They have many causes and result from complex interactions between a person’s genes and their environment.
A mental illness makes the things you do in life hard, like: work, school and socializing with other people. If you think you (or someone you know) might have a mental disorder, it is best to consult a professional as soon as possible.
You might be wondering if the teen in your life is going through a tough time. Are they just going through those ‘teenage years’? Or is there truly something wrong?
Mental illnesses are not the result of personal weakness, lack of character or poor upbringing. Mental illnesses are treatable. Most people diagnosed with a serious mental illness can experience relief from their symptoms by getting help and by learning ways to better manage their illness.
There are many excellent resources that you can use to find out more about depression, where to get help and support for family and friends. Check out the Depression and Suicide Resource Guide.
Mental Health Disorders are common conditions and can cause frequent stress. These conditions can be both emotionally and physically trying. Learn more.