RESOURCES FOR TEENS
SUICIDE PREVENTION AND AWARENESS
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
GO ASK ALICE
Go Ask Alice! is a health Q&A Internet resource. It provides readers with reliable, accurate, accessible, culturally competent information and a range of thoughtful perspectives so that they can make responsible decisions concerning their health and well-being. Go Ask Alice! answers questions about alcohol & other drugs, emotional health, nutrition & physical activity, general health, relationships, and sexual & reproductive health. If you've thought about a health question, it's likely on Go Ask Alice! If you don't find the Health Answer you're looking for, then ask Alice! Keep in mind, Go Ask Alice! provides health information and does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, treatment advice, or a second opinion for health conditions. If you have an existing ailment or an urgent health problem, consult with a health care provider before acting on information contained here.
DEALING WITH DEPRESSION
DWD is meant for teens who have been coping with a depressed mood. This resource helps teach a set of skill you can apply to your own life to overcome depression but it is not psychological or medical treatment and is not a replacement for treatment where needed. This resource is to explain and understand what depression is so you can understand and seek services of a medical professional.