• Mental Health Resources for Families
     
    NAMI Presentation Cover Did you know...
     
     
      • 20% of 13-18 year olds live with a mental health condition?
      • 17% of high school students seriously consider suicide?
      • 50% of 8-15 year olds with a mental health condition don't receive treatment?

     

     

     

    Click here to watch a slideshow from NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness), with tips to help parents and teachers identify students who may have a mental health condition.
     

    National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255 


    Local Resources
     
    The Springfield Schools Health Center has two mental health specialists on staff. Call 541-682-3550 for more information or to make an appointment.
     

    The Academy of Arts and Academics has partnered with CAHOOTS to offer a free weekly drop-in clinic on Wednesdays from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in A3's Art Space, 136 6th Street. Services provided include confidential mental health counseling for students and their families. 

    National Alliance on Mental Illness

    The National Alliance on Mental IllnessLane County chapter, offers a variety of services for students and their family members who suffer from mental illness.
     
    NAMI's website has information on a number of conditions, and the NAMI Lane Co. office has an even more extensive library of materials on brain disorders. 
    NAMI Lane County
    2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
    Eugene, OR 97401
    (541) 343-7688
      

     
     
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