Mental Health Resources

YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING
Youth Mental Health First Aid
is a public education program focused on training adults to respond to and assist youth who may be developing a mental health disorder or experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis. Anyone can take the 8-hour YMHFA course, but it is ideally designed for adults who work with young people. Registration Form.

NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS
NAMI is a national organization that advocates and educates on mental illness. The NAMI website provides information on diagnosis, treatment, criminal justice issues, and more. Highly recommended for clients and family members.

NORTHERN NEVADA NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS
The Northern Nevada chapter of NAMI provides support groups for persons with mental illness and their families.

DRUG FACTS - An Easy to Read Guide
By The National Institute on Drug Abuse   Easy to Read Drug Facts

MORE ADDICTION RESOURCES
American Society of Addiction Medicine promotes drug abuse prevention and treatment. ASAM website

WHAT HAPPENS TO YOUR BENEFITS IF YOU GO TO JAIL OR PRISON?
A guide to the Federal rules. What happens to your benefits if you are held in jail or prison. How to get your benefits back once you are released. Provided by Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law. Benefits Guide

CERTIFIED BEHAVIOR HEALTH CLINICSLink to State of Nevada list of Behavior Health Clinics CCBHC