Helpful Resources


Preparing for the Appointment: Parent/Guardian

Preparing for the Appointment: Parent/Guardian

Preparing for the Appointment: Teen

Preparing for the Appointment: Teen

General information about kids’ emotional and behavioral health

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Information to aid the understanding and treatment of developmental, behavioral and other mental disorders.

Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health

Information about family support and helpful resources related to childhood disorders.

Mental Health America

Topics including autism, anxiety disorders, bullying, depression, schizophrenia in kids.

National Institute of Mental Health

Information about disorders affecting children and adolescents

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Information about child protection, delinquency prevention and other topics.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Children's mental health, teen mental health services, mentally healthy youth, family health.

Kansas Resources

Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services

The state agency that seeks to connect Kansans with supports and services to improve their lives.

Keys for Networking

Provides information, support training and advocacy to families.

Kids Training Team

Provides training, support and resources for children’s mental health service providers.

Parent Support

Families Together

Assists Kansas parents and their children who have disabilities.

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Information about mental illness, medications and support.

Specific Concerns

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Overview of panic disorders in children and adolescents. Symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, incidence, and prevalence of the disorders are reviewed.


Checklist to assess a child's mental health status following a disaster or traumatic experience.

Mental Health America

Fact sheet helps with recognizing warning signs and how to cope.

National Resource Center on ADHD

Answers to frequently asked questions about this condition. Information is also available in Spanish.


Multi-media social marketing campaign about bullying prevention.