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Bullying - Other Places To Get Help

Organizations

American Psychological Association
750 First Street NE
Washington, DC  20002-4242
Phone: 1-800-374-2721
(202) 336-5500
TDD: (202) 336-6123
Web Address: www.apa.org
 

The American Psychological Association provides information and brochures on a number of topics, including stress, anxiety, and depression. Visit www.apa.org/helpcenter for information on the mind/body connection, family and relationships, and how therapy works.


Committee for Children
2815 Second Avenue
Suite 400
Seattle, WA  98121
Phone: 1-800-634-4449
(206) 343-1223
Web Address: www.cfchildren.org
 

This nonprofit organization has programs for children from preschool through middle school. The website has information for parents and schools on many topics, including bullying, sexual abuse, early learning, and personal safety.


KidsHealth for Parents, Children, and Teens
Nemours Home Office
10140 Centurion Parkway
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Phone: (904) 697-4100
Web Address: www.kidshealth.org
 

This website is sponsored by the Nemours Foundation. It has a wide range of information about children's health—from allergies and diseases to normal growth and development (birth to adolescence). This website offers separate areas for kids, teens, and parents, each providing age-appropriate information that the child or parent can understand. You can sign up to get weekly emails about your area of interest.


Mental Health America
2000 North Beauregard Street, 6th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22311
Phone: 1-800-969-NMHA (1-800-969-6642) referral service for help with depression
(703) 684-7722
Fax: (703) 684-5968
Web Address: www.mentalhealthamerica.net
 

Mental Health America (formerly known as the National Mental Health Association) is a nonprofit agency devoted to helping people of all ages live mentally healthier lives. Its website has information about mental health conditions. It also addresses issues such as grief, stress, bullying, and more. It includes a confidential depression screening test for anyone who would like to take it. The short test may help you decide whether your symptoms are related to depression.


StopBullying.gov
200 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, DC  20201
Phone: 1-877-696-6775 toll-free
Web Address: www.stopbullying.gov
 

This website is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It helps children and adults learn what bullying is, who's at risk, how to prevent it, and more.


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Last Updated: October 25, 2012
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