Below, you’ll find a full list of reviewed and evaluated mental health resources and services recommended by Edgewood. If you have questions about these providers, please contact them directly.

Children’s Bureau Express
A newsletter for professionals concerned with child abuse and neglect, child welfare, and adoption. Published by the National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information and the National Adoption Information Clearinghouse.

Children’s Mental Health Resource Kit
Information on accessing mental health screens and assessments through Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) programs.

Children’s Safety Network – Injury Data
Charts and tables illustrating children’s injury data for each U.S. State and Territory.

Elder Web
A large online collection of elder care information.

Internet Special Education Resources
Nationwide directory of professionals serving learning disabled and special education communities. Intended for use by parents and caregivers.

Kids and Eating Disorders
Intended for youth. Provides information on body image and eating disorders.

Mental Health Partnerships
Online resource where older adults, their families, and caregivers can obtain mental health services for older adults. Information on how to advocate for specific needs.

National Indian Child Welfare Center
An organization supporting the safety and health of American Indian and Alaska Native children through capacity building and addressing abuse and neglect.

Panic Disorder in Children and Adolescents
Brief overview of panic disorders in children and adolescents. Reviews ymptoms, diagnosis, treatment, incidence, and prevalence of the disorders.

Report of the Surgeon General’s Conference on Children’s Mental Health: A National Action Agenda
Collaboration between the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Education, and the Department of Justice. It introduces a blueprint for addressing children’s mental health needs in the United States.

Safer Child, Inc.
Provides parents, caregivers, and educators worldwide with resources and information to help children grow up healthy, safe and happy. The group addresses topics such as mental health, substance abuse, and violence.

StopFamilyAbductionsNow.org
Campaign from the Polly Klaas Foundation, a national nonprofit that helps find missing children and prevents them from going missing. They promote public policies, educate the public, and provide families, law enforcement and communities.

The Depressed Child
Fact sheet with an overview of childhood and adolescent depression, including a discussion of the incidence and prevalence of depression, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and appropriate treatment.

The Echo and The Pixie
Free online storybook that addresses abuse — by M.W.Hardgrove, 1998.

The Final Report and Findings of the Safe School Initiative: Implications for the Prevention of School Attacks in the United States
This report is the result of a collaborative effort of the United States Secret Service and the United States Department of Education.

A Family Guide to Keeping Youth Mentally Healthy and Drug Free
SAMHSA has a wide variety of publications and other media products for the general public and for providers of substance abuse and mental health prevention and treatment services.

RSS Kaiser Health News

RSS NIHM Feed

  • Science News » NIMH Director’s Statement on Racism June 3, 2020
    Right now, people across the country are currently coping with yet another episode of violence perpetrated against a person of color. In this Institute Update, Dr. Gordon addresses recent events.
  • Video » Responding to the Alarm: Addressing Black Youth Suicide June 2, 2020
    In 2019, the Congressional Black Caucus convened an emergency Taskforce to examine Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health. The Taskforce released its report in December 2019, highlighting several recommendations for increased research, intervention development, and community engagement. In collaboration with the Office of Behavioral Health Equity at SAMHSA, this 90-minute interactive roundtable webinar featured co-authors […]
  • Blog Post » A Plan for Mental Health Research May 21, 2020
    This week, the National Institute of Mental Health unveiled its new NIMH Strategic Plan for Research. In this Director’s message, Dr. Gordon discusses the advances in knowledge and treatment that got us to where we are today and points to where we want our research to go in the future.

RSS Psych Central Feed

  • 4 Types of Narcissism Share This Trait June 5, 2020
    Narcissism is many faceted and comes in several types. Narcissists will use a variety of tactics and defenses to keep you insecure and ensure their status and that their needs...
  • Anorexia in Limbo June 2, 2020
    When I was sixteen years old, I met every requirement in the DSM-IV criteria for Anorexia Nervosa. My Body Mass Index (BMI) hovered just below 17.5, I was obsessed with...
  • To Mothers Struggling with Addiction: You Are Not Alone May 28, 2020
    I had an idyllic childhood. I was a cheery kid with great parents, raised in a wonderful neighborhood, always cared for and never wanted for anything. When people hear this...