Temple Gardin's Presentation from 4/19/12 Live Event - Autism Sensory Based World
What a Difference a Friend Makes - http://whatadifference.org
Exceptional resource focused on helping young adults support friends who have mental illness. Offers various professionally produced educational and media materials aimed at education and reducing stigma. Some materials are available in Spanish. It's a good resource for professionals, too.
Suicide prevention via My Space - www.myspace.com/suicidepreventionlifeline
The wildly popular web mega-site My Space now includes a page devoted to suicide prevention. The page is sponsored by the federal government and links to the Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
Zero to Three - www.zerotothree.org
Excellent, wide-ranging information concerning children 0-3 years old. It's for parents and professionals.
Medline Plus: Mental Health - www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/mentalhealth.html
Medline Plus provides reliable information on a wide variety of health issues. The mental health section offers many resources, including some in Spanish. Medline Plus is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.
Support Groups: Share experiences about depression, other mental conditions - www.mayoclinic.com/health/support-groups/MH00044
Advice from the Mayo Clinic on the value of a support group and how to find one grounded in scientifically and medically solid facts, and with the best interests of its participants at heart.
National Child Traumatic Stress Network - www.nctsnet.org/nccts/nav.do?pid=hom_main
Injury, victimization, witnessing crime, invasive medical procedures, natural disasters and more can cause children to suffer the effects of trauma. This organization offers quality information about trauma, its effects on children and what to do about it. Information for parents, caregivers, teachers and professionals.
UCLA's School Mental Health Project - http://smhp.psych.ucla.edu/
A great resource of information related to promoting mental health in public schools.