NEWSLETTERS

  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania McDowell Institute Newsletter articles include Social, Emotional, Behavioral Wellness in PK-12, Students and Anxiety Disorders Guidance for Classroom Teachers, The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACEs): An Introduction for Educators , PA PBS Implementers Forum and more.
  • Families for Depression Awareness, www.familyaware.org, is a national nonprofit organization helping families recognize and cope with depression and bipolar disorder to get people well and prevent suicides. Learn more
  • The Pennsylvania Juvenile Justice Newsletter from Juvenile Court Judges Commission (JCJC). Archived issues are available for viewing or download from our Newsletter Library.
  • The CCAP County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania and their e-newsletter The Legislative Bulletin contains news from the General Assembly.
  • ACQUIRED BRAIN INJURY NETWORK OF PA Newsletter

 

COUNTY SUPPORT GROUPS/ORGS

Adams   Allegheny   Armstrong   Beaver   Bedford   Berks   Blair   Bradford   Bucks   Butler
Cambria   Cameron   Carbon   Centre   Chester   Clarion   Clearfield   Clinton   Columbia   Crawford   Cumberland
Dauphin   Delaware  Elk   Erie   Fayette   Forest   Franklin   Fulton   Greene   Huntingdon   Indiana
Jefferson   Juniata   Lackawanna   Lancaster   Lawrence   Lebanon   Lehigh   Luzerne   Lycoming
McKean   Mercer   Mifflin   Monroe   Montgomery   Montour   Northampton   Northumberland
Perry   Philadelphia   Pike   Potter   Schuylkill   Snyder   Somerset   Sullivan   Susquehanna
Tioga   Union   Venango   Warren   Washington   Wayne   Westmoreland   Wyoming   York

 

STATEWIDE AND REGIONAL GROUPS, ORGS FOR SUPPORT

 

DRUG ALCOHOL SUBSTANCE ABUSE

MOMSTELL:  Resources and information on drug and substance abuse services for your loved one.

 

MENTAL HEALTH SUICIDE

JANA MARIE FOUNDATION:    Our Educational Programs work with schools, families, and friends to combat depression, substance abuse, suicide and related social challenges by building support networks and giving community members access to relevant resources and information.

 

JUVENILE JUSTICE

Juvenile Justice Family Guide: Guide for parents/caregivers of youth involved with juvenile justice in Pennsylvania.

 

TRAUMA

In light of recent acts of violence and the viral internet age we live in today where violent imagery is permeating all of our lives, I found this article on “Self Care for People of Color After Psychological Trauma” by Jasmine Banks Brown to be profound and a necessary read for enhancing cultural competency especially pertaining to trauma. 
The Article is available here: http://justjasmineblog.com/self-care-for-people-of-color-after-emotional-and-psychological-trauma/