Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Resources

Mental Health Resources in Colorado

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill — Colorado Chapter
www.namicolorado.org is filled with information about local and national resources for education and support.

Mental Health Association of Colorado
www.mhacolorado.org contains information regarding advocacy and empowerment for people with mental health problems, including local resources.

Children’s Hospital — Colorado
www.childrenscolorado.org 720-777-6200

Community Mental Health Centers
accept insurance, Medicaid and sliding scale

Adams Community Mental Health Center: 303-853-3500

Arapahoe/Douglas Mental Health Center: 303-797-9346

Aurora Community Mental Health Center: 303-693-9500

Jefferson Center for Mental Health: 303-425-0300

Mental Health Corporation of Denver: 303-377-4300


Information on Psychiatric Issues

Facts for Families
www.aacap.org/AACAP/Families_and_Youth/Facts_for_Families The American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) developed Facts for Families to provide concise and up-to-date information on issues that affect children, teenagers, and their families.

www.ParentsMedGuide.org
www.ParentsMedGuide.org contains the ADHD Parent Med Guide and the Use of Medication in Treating Childhood and Adolescent Depression from the American Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

How Marijuana Undermines Student Learning
wwwadams50.org/Page/4799

Teen Drug Abuse
www.teens.drugabuse.gov/drug-facts

Sleep Problems in Kids & Teens
my.clevelandclinic.org