The Children's Mental Health Family Guide provides information for families who have children with mental health challenges about children's mental health rights and resources.
Created by the National Alliance on Mental Illness-Minnesota. Learn to recognize, manage, prevent and plan for your child's mental health crisis. This booklet will help you as a parent or guardian to understand what can cause a crisis, the warning signs of a crisis, the strategies to help de-escalate a crisis, resources that may be available and how to create a crisis plan. Information on communication and advocacy skills for families is included along with a sample crisis plan.
Mental Health Association in Michigan is dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and to promoting the overall mental health of all Americans. Our work includes prevention services for all, early identification and intervention for those at risk, integrated care, services, and supports for those who need it.
The National Mental Health Consumers’ Self-Help Clearinghouse is a peer-run national technical assistance and resource center that fosters recovery, self-determination, and community inclusion. The Clearinghouse serves individuals with lived experience of a mental health condition, peer-run service and advocacy organizations, family members, mental health professionals and service providers, policy makers, and the public.