Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

New Resources on Suicide Prevention Added to www.Kidsmentalhealthinfo.com

Please click here, to get a list of resources that focus on suicide prevention and can help parents talk to their children about this important issue. Two resources were added to www.kidsmentalhealthinfo.com recently that discuss talking points for parents about the new Netflix series, “13 Reasons Why”.

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Nearly 44 million American adults, and millions of children, experience mental health conditions each year, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and post-traumatic stress. During the month of May, many organizations will highlight the importance of mental health and conduct events related to treatment and support. In Connecticut, the National Alliance on Mental Illness is a great local resource. http://www.namict.org/ Also, you can search our resource database for help by clicking here.  You can also search for a CT Provider trained in certain evidence-based practices by clicking here.