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.

 

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.

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.

RSS Kaiser Health News

  • Las disposiciones de la nueva ley de armas y salud mental July 7, 2022
    La ley de seguridad de armas forjada a través de tensas conversaciones bipartidistas en el Senado se presentó como la primera legislación federal en 30 años para combatir el aumento de la violencia armada. Pero lo que ha pasado desapercibido es uno de sus objetivos clave: mejorar los servicios de salud mental.
  • Seeking to Kick-Start Biden’s Agenda, Schumer Unveils a Bill for Medicare Drug Price Negotiations July 7, 2022
    In addition to allowing federal officials to negotiate the price that Medicare pays for some drugs, the bill would cap annual out-of-pocket drug costs for Medicare beneficiaries at $2,000. But before Democrats can pass the bill under special rules that prevent Republicans from staging a filibuster, they must get approval from the Senate parliamentarian.
  • Feds Want a Policy That Advocates Say Would Let Hospitals Off the Hook for Covid-Era Lapses July 7, 2022
    The pandemic disrupted all sense of normalcy for U.S. hospitals, so federal officials are proposing to pause financial penalties against the facilities and to block public access to key hospital safety data — such as the frequency of falls and sepsis — because of concerns that the data isn’t accurate enough. But consumer advocates are […]

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