Our Top Picks for Mental Health Apps
Where there’s a shortage of any service, there’s an app to help ease the burden, and mental health is no different. These apps can provide immediate assistance for a child in crisis and start teaching coping skills:
If you’re parenting a child with depression, take heart. There are abundant resources, strategies, and support options. Our counselors have curated their favorites.
Attention and hyperactivity disorders require strategy, practice, and support to manage. Our counseling team has collected their best tips and tools here.
There is hope and a wide array of resources for managing anxiety. Our mental health team has collected their best tools and materials in this list.
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Parenting tweens and teens comes with its own set of challenges, and one of the more daunting parts is navigating the topic of suicide. We
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder is a treatable condition that may be difficult to recognize in children. As a stepping stone, this article lists behaviors commonly associated with OCD. Additionally, we offer advice on what to do next and treatment options.
Recognizing the difference between feelings of worry and chronic anxiety in children can be difficult. Children experience a wide range of emotions and may feel overwhelmed by school, extracurricular activities, and more. This article offers tips on recognizing childhood anxiety and suggestions on treating it.