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American Youth Policy Forum

This organization seeks to promote best practices in youth policy, practice and research through professional development of the education workforce and illustrations of successful interventions.

Customized Suicide Prevention Information

Education Development Center

This series of Web pages contains information on preventing suicide geared for specific audiences such as counselors, clergy, law enforcement personnel, and school health care providers.

15+ Make Time to Listen, Take Time to Talk

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

This campaign provides tools and guidance to parents and caregivers on how to strengthen their relationship with their children by spending at least 15 minutes of daily, undivided time with them and focusing on them. One featured initiative, About Bullying, is focused on the role parents, caregivers, teachers, and school officials play in preventing bullying.

What to Expect and When to Seek Help: Bright Futures Developmental Tools for Families and Providers

Georgetown University

These four tools address a specific developmental stage (infancy, early childhood, middle childhood, and adolescence) and offer guidance on when, where, and how to seek help from local, state, or n

Child Welfare Information Gateway

Department of Health & Human Services

Formerly the National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information and the National Adoption Information Clearinghouse, Child Welfare Information Gateway provides access to print and electr

Media-Smart Youth: Eat, Think, and Be Active!

National Institutes of Health

This after school, interactive program for 11-13 year olds teaches youth to critically examine media messages and how media can influence their behavior especially in the areas of nutrition and physical activity.

UCLA Center for Mental Health in Schools

University of California, Los Angeles

The UCLA Center for Mental Health in Schools is one of the two national training and technical assistance centers focused on mental health in schools.

Crosswalks Toolbox

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The Crosswalks Toolbox is a comprehensive database of resources - including videos, articles, syllabi and other materials – that focuses on increasing the emphasis on cultural and linguistic diversity in early childhood education and intervention.

National Council on Crime and Delinquency

The National Council promotes alternatives to incarceration through policy change in the areas of criminal justice, education, and social welfare.