Identifying Red Flags in Adolescent Mental Health
Northwest High School Resources:
This is a great resource for your students. It provides facts, resources and stories from people their age. Additionally, it offers resources and information on how to help themselves, their friends or others.
This is the National Youth Violence Prevention Resource Center. This site provides various articles and research studies on topics such as bullying, school violence, depression and substance abuse.
The American Association of Suicidology offers tools and statistics, resources, current research, training and education information. This site offers some mnemonic devices to help identify warning signs.
This is the site of the Trevor Project, which is a free and confidential site for Gay, Lesbian, Bi-sexual and Transgender adolescents who feel like they need someone to talk to. The site offers an online Q&A called Dear Trevor and has information regarding resources and warning signs. Their crisis number is 1 866 4 U TREVOR.