Mental Health Articles

Supporting Your Teen Through Difficult Break Ups (and Make Ups)
http://www.meersinc.com/articles/supportingyourteen.html

Is it a Child's Moodiness or Depression?
http://www.meersinc.com/articles/MoodinessDepression.html

Understanding Childhood Anxiety - When to Relax and When to Get Help
http://www.meersinc.com/articles/childhoodanxiety.html

Avoiding Problem Childhood Behaviors
http://www.meersinc.com/articles/avoiding.html

Is It AD/HD?
http://www.meersinc.com/articles/is_it_adhd.html

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Courtesy of Mental Health America of Franklin County

ParenTalk
This is an information page for our age-specific free newsletter for first-time and/or at-risk parents in Franklin County. Is focused on ages newborn to 5 years old.

Children's Health Matters Everyday
This is a reference guide for parents to make them aware of the various aspects of childhood mental illnesses. We created this program as a test pilot in parternship with Leadership Columbus 2006 and distributed it to the High Point Elemental School in Gahanna.

Online screenings:
Here's a link to our free online, confidential mental health screening tool.

Mental Health Fact Sheets
Over 100 quick guides to mental health disorders and medications

Mental Health Directory of Services
Our popular, free guide to mental health agencies, counseling centers, support groups, etc. in Columbus. Searchable by keyword, disorder or agency name.

Support Groups
We have support groups for both those who have a mental health issue, as well as groups for family members with a loved one with an issue. The webpage includes dates/meeting times.