Supporting Your Child

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Mental Wellness

Definition

A state of well-being in which the individual realizes their own abilities, can cope with normal stresses in life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to their community

Suicide Prevention

Definition

An umbrella term for the collective efforts of local citizen organizations, health professionals and related professionals to reduce the incidence of suicide.

 

Warning Signs

 Resources

Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Online chat: http://chat.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/GetHelp/LifelineChat.aspx

Helpful Resources for starting the conversation and better understanding suicide

Substance Abuse

Definition

a process that attempts to prevent the onset of substance use or limit the development of problems associated with using psychoactive substances.

 

Helpful Tips

 

 

Helpful Resources

  • Hotline: 1-800-662-HELP

Local hotline to call to report underage drinking: 1-866-MUSTB21

Marijuana Use

How to Talk to Your Child

Marijuana harms

Resources

Resources for better understanding the discussion around marijuana:

 

Gender Identity