Informational Resources


What to Look for – Signs and Symptoms

 Talking to Teens about their Drug Use (more information if you download the “quick guide”)

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence

Understanding Addiction (Article) 

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Lesson Guides for Parents and Teachers to Teach Kids About Drugs and Alcohol

Talk Now NJ

Mental Health

Erika's Lighthouse - Child and Adolescent Depression

Depression in Teens (Article) 

Understanding Teen Anxiety (Article)

Warning Signs of Suicide

National Alliance on Mental Illness

National Institute of Mental Health

Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide

Suicide Prevention/Warning Signs 


5 Tips for Helping Teens Cope with Stress (Article)

Suicide in Teen Girls Hit a 40-year High (Article)