USEFUL LINKS

Useful Links:

American Psychiatric Association

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Alliance on Mental Illness - Texas Branch

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists

American Academy of Pediatrics


HealthFinder.gov promotes better health through education and awareness

(https://healthfinder.gov/)

www.rxdangers.com for information on medication recalls etc

www.loveandlogic.com for information on parenting and education on ways to discipline your child in a loving manner


There are several schools in the DFW area that are for children with learning differences or charter schools, coops, home school programs, etc.

These include but are not limited to:

The Campbell School

Great Lakes Academy

Spring Creek Academy

Theo Coop School in Plano

The Winston School

Shelton School

Fairhill School

Many Montessori schools in the area and smaller private academies might meed your child's needs as well

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r8ed-9NEt7Y

AACAP video about child psychiatry


You find find some screening questionaires at:

ADHD Screen

Depression Screen

Mood Disorder Screen


Some alternative treatments for ADHD that many people have found to be beneficial include essential oils such as frankincense, cenderwood, and vetiver...

for more info: www.mydoterra.com/grassrootsmama

AddictionResource raises awareness on the dangers of addiction and helps parents stay healthy

and drug-free for themselves and their children https://addictionresource.com/

WWW.REAOFLIGHT.ORG to see about a local family's website about Asperger's

https://quitday.org/support/mental-health/


If you are in need of immediate assistance, including medical advice or medical attention, below are some of the many publicly available resources that may be able to assist you. If you are in need of social services or other resources not listed below, please contact your local government social services office or the police department in your area.

IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING OR HAVE KNOWLEDGE OF AN EMERGENCY INVOLVING IMMEDIATE DANGER OR PHYSICAL HARM TO YOU OR TO ANOTHER PERSON, PLEASE CALL 911 OR YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITY.

IMPORTANT TELEPHONE NUMBERS:

The National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

(For the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, TTY: 1-800-799-4TTY (1-800-799-4889))

National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)

(For the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, TTY: Please use your local relay service number)

Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233)

(For the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, TTY: 1-800-787-SAFE) (1-800-787-7233)

National Runaway Switchboard 1-800-RUN-AWAY (1-800-726-2929)

(For the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, TTY: 1-800-621-0394)

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678)

(For the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, TTY: 1-800-826-7653 [message] or use your local relay service number)

Again, please note that these telephone numbers and agencies are obtained from publicly available resources. If you find that any of the above telephone numbers is inaccurate, please call information at 1-800 555-1212 for another toll free number or 411 for a local service.


MENTAL HEALTH HOSPITALS:

Children’s Medical Center- Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Inpatient/Day treatment

1935 Motor St. Dallas, TX 75235

Phone: 214.456.8899

www.childrens.com

Seay Behavioral Health Center-Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Inpatient/Day Treatment

6110 W. Parker Road

Plano, TX 75093

Phone: 972-981-8300

Green Oaks Behavioral Healthcare Services-Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry

7808 Clodus Fields Dr. Dallas, TX 75251

Telephone: 972.991.9504

www.greenoakspsych.com

NorthPointe Family Center of Carrollton-Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Day Treatment

4100 Fairway Drive Bldg. 200 Carrollton TX 75010

Phone: 972.394.4357

University Behavioral Health Denton-Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Inpatient/Day Treatment

2026 West University Dr. Denton, TX 76201

Phone: 940.320.8100 / 888.320.8101

http://ubhdenton.com/services/children

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Glen Oaks Psychiatry Services http://www.glenoakshospital.com/child_adolescent.html

301 E. Division Street

Greenville, TX 75402