Specific Populations

 
 

CRISIS/TRAUMA

Disaster Mental Health - Resources related to disaster and other trauma-related mental health needs. 

Child Trauma Toolkit for Educators – Trauma informed strategies

SUICIDE PREVENTION AND POSTVENTION

Yellow Ribbon - Information about suicide prevention.  Especially targeted toward youth suicide.

Suicide Prevention Resource Center - Resources related to suicide prevention.

Suicide Prevention Resources - An article written by Michelle Conway of Morningside Recovery with information on warning signs of suicide, precautions that can be taken, and actions that can be taken following a suicide attempt.

After a Suicide – For schools after a person close to the school dies by suicide

Zero Suicide – Suicide Prevention

SPECIFIC POPULATIONS

ADHD

ADHD Lectures – Presentations on ADHD from Dr. Russell Barkley. Great information for parents and educators.

Center for Children and Families - Fact sheets and assessment instruments for ADHD.

School Success Kit for Students with ADHD - A collection of strategies to help students with ADHD be successful in school.

AUTISM

Autism Teaching Strategies - ATS offers social skills activities, social skills games, speech and language activities, and social skills worksheets for teaching children with autism.

Autism Internet Modules - A site with free webinars related to teaching and raising individuals with Autism.

AFIRM - The NPDC is currently updating online modules for each of the 27 evidence-based practices. The new modules are called Autism Focused Intervention Resources and Modules (AFIRM). Free accounts available.

Big Red Safety Toolkit – Resources related to missing individuals with autism

Free Autism Printables - Free printables to support students with autism.

ENGLISH LEARNERS

English Learner – Outlines obligations of schools toward English Learners and how to meet these obligations

GIFTED

Hoagies' Gifted - A site with tons of gifted resources for parents and teachers.

The Center for Gifted Students - Resources for students, educators, and parents.

SPECIFIC LEARNING DISABILITIES

Understood - A site for parents and educators with information about learning and attention difficulties. Parent coaching resources, Through Your Child's Eyes simulation, and much more.

SPEECH/LANGUAGE

Stages Learning Letters - Part 1 of 4 of a series discussing strategies to support language development. Links to parts 2-4 are found at the bottom of this page.

SPINA BIFIDA

Spina Bifida Association - Information about spina bifida for parents, educators, and affected individuals of all ages. Resources available in Spanish.

 

 
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