Tools and Resources - Websites

Fox Valley Mental Health Advocacy Council


Where Do I Start?

Tools and Resources

Websites

Mental Health Websites

The links below are a starting place to reach many mental health and family life resources and supports; this is not a comprehensive listing.  These links are provided for informational purposes only; inclusion of a listing does not indicate endorsement by or affiliation with D303 or the FVMHAC. 

Autism Society of America: www.autism-society.org
 
American Psychological Association: www.apa.org
 
Changing Children’s Worlds Foundation: www.changingchildrensworlds.org 
 
Erika’s Lighthouse: www.erikaslighthouse.org
 
Healthy Place: America’s Mental Health Channel: www.healthyplace.com
 
*KidsPeace – Teen Central: www.teencentral.net 
 
Kane County Mental Health Council: www.kanecountymentalhealth.org
 
MHA: Mental Health America: www.mentalhealthamerica.net 
 
National Alliance on Mental Illness: www.nami.org
 
National Institute of Mental Health: www.nimh.nih.gov 
 
 
National Mental Health Association: www.nmha.org
 
Practical strategies for strengthening families and positive parenting: 
 
Red Flags in Children’s Behavior: www.redflags.org
 
SAMHSA National Mental Health Information Center: 
 
*Science News for Students: The teenage brain:
www.student.societyforscience.org/article/teenage-brain 
 
 
 
* Sites appropriate for teens