Colorado Resources

Colorado Resources

Additional Tools:

C-PACK is invested in improving behavioral healthcare services for children in Colorado.  In addition to the information under Useful Links and Screening Tools tab, C-PACK also encourages the following:

Anxiety

Spence Children’s Anxiety Scale

Trauma

UCLA PTSD Reaction Index

PTSD (Abbreviated PCL-C)

Additional Resources:  

Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)

ABA is a treatment most typically utilized for children who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Check here to find an ABA provider in your area. Click on “Consumer Information” and “Find a Certificant”, to locate the database of providers by zip code, state, or city.

www.bacb.com

Colorado Mental Health Crisis Hotline

Mental health professionals are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year at 844-493-TALK (8255).

KidsHealth.org

KidsHealth is for information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years.  It provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens.

kidshealth.org

Military Resources

MyMilitaryLife.org connects military families with support resources.

www.mymilitarylife.org

NAMI

The mission of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Colorado is to build communities of recovery and hope by educating, supporting and advocating for individuals affected by mental illness and their families. The website offers and array of educational and support information for individuals, family members, health care providers and the general public.

www.namicolorado.org

The Adoption Exchange, state-wide

The Adoption Exchange is a non-profit 501(c)(3) child welfare organization founded in 1983 to work for safety and permanence in the lives of  children.  Contact for international and U.S. adoption issues.  The Adoption Exchange operates several different programs aimed at assisting and preserving adoptive families through tough times. www.adoptex.org

The Child Development Center of Colorado Springs, Inc.

The Child Development Center offers pediatric evaluation and rehabilitation services (Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech therapy).  They offer a local resource for diagnosis of complex children’s issues including autism and developmental delays.

www.cdcrehab.com

TwoCor Project, Colorado Springs

TwoCor  is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that provides paid work ethic training programs for at-risk (or troubled) young men. TwoCor helps fill the gap of mentoring, teaching, training, and correcting adolescent male youth in the Colorado Springs community.

www.twocor.org

Printable Information for Families

Exercise for Depression & Anxiety – Mayo
adhd_parents_medication_guide_201305
http://www.parentsmedguide.org/
Parents’ Medication Guide for Bipolar Disorder in Children & Adolescents