This list is provided as a resource, not a provider recommendation. Make sure to ask questions and seek references. If you need help with this contact staff at the Federation of Families of SC at 866-779-0402 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click on the name of the organization to go to their website. These organizations are well regarded and offer information concerning mental health for children and their families.
Federation of Families – A Voice for Children’s Mental Health
SAMHSA – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
NIMH – National Institute of Mental Heath -The NIMH is the largest scientific organization in the world dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health.
Caring 4 Youth – Helping you help your troubled teen.
The Partnership at Drugfree.org – Helping parents deal with teen substance abuse
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) – We’ve been there. We can help.
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) – Dedicated to the health of all children
Wrightslaw – Parents, educators, advocates, and attorneys come to Wrightslaw for accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy.
Olweus Bullyng Prevetion Program – Safer Schools, Safer Communities
Parents Anonymous – Asking for help is a sign of strength.
NICHCY – National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities