School-Age Social, Emotional & Mental Health Support

Resources for families and parents to encourage healthy social and emotional development of their children and youth. The roles of family, school and community in a child's life are important and here are some ways that CSI supports that strong connection:

  • Positive Behavior Interventions and Support (PBIS)
  • Family Engagement
  • Suicide Risk Assessments & Identification

Suicide Prevention Resource Center

Suicide Prevention Resource Guide Children's Safety Network

Wisconsin Mental Health Resources for Adolescents

Coping with Crisis—Helping Children With Special Needs

SAMHSA's Coping with Violence and Traumatic Events Web site

SAMHSA's Tips for Talking to Children and Youth After Traumatic Events: A Guide for Parents and Educators (pdf)

Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers (pdf)

www.preventsuicidewi.org and mhawisconsin.org These websites provide crisis contact information for every county in Wisconsin. They also offer links to suicide prevention websites, events and information throughout Wisconsin.

www.samhsa.gov offers national resources and information on a wide variety of topics related to mental health and substance abuse issues

Resources for Recognizing Adolescent Depression from SAMSHA and the US Department of Health and Human Services  

www.loveisrespect.org - Information for teens and adults about dating relationships.

This website is filled with useful information, strategies, activities and resources for anyone working with hispanic students and families. www.colorincolorado.org

www.colorincolorado.org Ofrece informacion y consejos practicos y muy utiles sobre la criaza de los ninos.

The award-wining KidsHealth provides information for parents and children on a variety of childrens health concerns, including social and emotional development. www.kidshealth.org

For tips on Healthy Eating, Getting started for Staying Healthy and Happy and Family Matters   http://www.csifdl.org/sft638/takechargeofyourhealth.pdf

Visit www.thebullyproject.com for valuable information, including a guide to starting an honest, open discussion with youth.  For more information on bullying, please visit www.stopbullying.gov, a federal government website that offers resources on bullying, including recognizing, preventin, responding to and getting help for bullying.

TeenHelp provides a friendly and safe environment for everyone to work together.  The website provides several different ways that you can get advice and support. www.teenhelp.org

A comprehensive resource for single parents including practical information and support for every step of the journey. www.singleparents.about.com

For parenting information on how to deal with cliques visit: http://kidshealth.org/parent/positive/talk/cliques.html and http://www.parentmap.com/article/cliques-and-conflicts-helping-young-girls-manage-the-social-scene

How to Access Mental Health Services in Fond du Lac (PDF)

Como Tener Acceso a los Servicios de Salud Mental en la Comunidad de Fond du Lac (PDF)

Muaj Kev Pab Rau Cov Neeg Kom Noj Qab Nyob Zoo (Mental Health Services) Nyob Rau Hauv Lub Zos Fond du Lac (Pdf)

Coordination of Care Sheet (PDF)

Continuum of Childrens mental Health Services

For information on Bullying:  Details on the movie Bully, including a guide to starting an honest, open discussion with youth, and a federal government website that offers resources on bullying, including recognizing, preventing, responding to and getting help for bullying.

Communication Tips for parents of 'tweens and teens

10 Things Grieving children Want You To Know (PDF)   En español (PDF)

Healthy Families in 2012:  Parents can often be heard saying, “I just want my child to be happy and healthy.” While it can be
uncomfortable to talk openly about weight, a child’s well-being can be affected by their weight.(PDF)
En español (PDF)

How Do I Know If I Am In A Healthy Relationship(PDF)    En español (PDF)

Helping Students with Social & Emotional Concerns - Elementary School (PDF)

Helping Students with Social & Emotional Concerns - Secondary School (PDF)

Handouts from Crisis Planning In-Service (PDF)

Creating a Personal Crisis Plan (PDF)

Single Parent Family Resources at the Fond du Lac Public Library (PDF)

Handouts Self Harm In-Service(PDF)

Self Harm versus Suicidal Thoughts and Actions (PDF)

Wisconsin Resources for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Questioning Youth Developed January 2008 (PDF)

 

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