Government Agencies providing information on Mental Health, Neurological and Educational Disabilities.


CASEL www.casel.org/
Center for Academic, social and emotional learning

SAMHSA Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services www.samhsa.gov/index.aspx
Government site for all topics related to substance abuse and mental health services search the free materials in the Samhsa store
nmhicstore.samhsa.gov/publications/ordering.aspx for teaching and resources dealing with mental health, anger, depression, substance abuse, and trauma.

National Institute of Neurological Disorderswww.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/disorder_index.htm
Index of all disorders considered neurological in nature- ADHD, Autism, Aphasia, Apraxis, Aspergers

National Institute of Mental Health www.nimh.nih.gov/
Index of all disorders under the domain of mental health: Anxiety, ADHD, depression, eating, OCD)

Mental Health of America www1.nmha.org/children/ Children's Mental Health Statistics and information on disorders of mental health: depression, bi-polar, anxiety, ADHD

NICHCY National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities www.nichcy.org/disabinf.asp
Fact Sheets on all disabilities included in IDEA

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry www.aacap.org/cs/root/resources_for_families/child_and_adolescent_mental_illness_statistics
Quick Statistics for teachers and families

Science of Mental Illness science.education.nih.gov/supplements/nih5/mental/default.htm
NIH curriculum for Grades 6-8, teachers guides and complete curriculum with clear explanations and diagrams