Children, Teens, and Young Adults

  • Active Minds
    A student-run mental health web site for college students. Topics include anxiety, depression, eating disorders, suicide, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and post-traumatic stress disorder.Click on"Get Involved" then click on “Student Chapters” to find resources on your college campus.
  • Anxiety Disorders Association of America 
  • Get it Straight: The Facts About Drugs for teens about drugs including marijuana, cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine, steroids, and prescription and non-prescription medications
  • Going to College A resource for teens with emotional or physical disabilities. Learn how to use your strengths, learning style and interests to set goals for college; what to expect in college, including tips for good grades, accommodations, and using technology; and how to prepare for and apply to college.
  • HealthFinder for Kids Health information, links, games and activities for children. Topics include drugs, alcohol, nutrition, safety, and smoking.
  • KidsHealth for Kids Information for elementary age children on dealing with feelings, staying healthy, and growing up, as well as games and activities to help children learn more about the human body
  • KidsHealth for Teens Information for teens on mental, physical and sexual health; drugs and alcohol; school-related issues; food and fitness; and staying safe
  • National Institute on Drug Abuse Information for children, teens and young adults. Click on "Related Topics" then click on “College Age & Young Adults” for information and resources about topics including drugs, smoking, marijuana, and steroids.
  • Nonverbal Learning Disorders Includes activities and stories for children and teens. To view these, click on “Fun and Games."
  • International OCD Foundation Includes an online web magazine written by young people with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), as well as OCD experts.
  • The Young Teens Place for Info on Alcohol and Resisting Peer Pressure – “The Cool Spot” Information and strategies for young teens on alcohol and resisting peer pressure