Parent Support

Self Help

Do you ever feel like the weight of the world is on your shoulders? Do you feel that with everything you try, you only seem to be taking two steps back? Below is a list of useful resources that we as parents of children with mental illness have found useful in “playing the cards we are dealt.”


Mental Health Foundation
This is the National Mental Health Information Center. You can order free brochures and download brochures. It has child and adult mental health information.

Healthy Place, Americans Mental Health
HealthyPlace.com is the largest consumer mental health site, providing comprehensive, trusted information on psychological disorders and psychiatric medications

Youth Power
Youth Voice and Peer Advocacy.  A website designed to help your teen get involved to be a part of the solution regarding the services and treatment they receive.