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Parent Survival Guide (pdf in English and Spanish)
This guide has Yolo county resources on many topics: food, shelter, mental health, parenting, etc.  It is the most comprehensive guide.

Mental Health Resources

  1. Mental Health Provider Guide, Yolo County, 2010 (pdf format) — Directory of mental health clinicians in our county by specialty, health insurance accepted, etc.
  2. Erika’s Lighthouse (pdf format) — Guide to help parents who are wondering if their child is depressed, good recommendations on how to work with schools, choose a mental health professional, etc.
  3. NAMI-Yolo Bereavement Resources

Suicide Prevention

  1. http://groups.dcn.org/spyc  Suicide Prevention Yolo County
  2. www.sptsnj.org  Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide
  3. www.sprc.org  Suicide Prevention Resource Center

Drug and Alcohol

  1. www.recoveryhappens.com  Resources, treatment, free webinars and books

Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

  1. www.sadvc.org/           Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Center, Yolo County, free services from therapy to legal

Self Harm

  1. www.selfinjury.com       SAFE Alternatives (Self Abuse Finally Ends), national resource, treatment guides, etc.

Homelessness and Education

  1. http://center.serve.org/nche/  National Center for Homeless Education

Emerson Counseling Staff

Camica Edwards 

School counselor 7th/8th grades

530-757-5430 x109

 

Elizabeth Petteys

School counselor 9th grade

530-757-5430 x106

 

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