Finding a Counselor
Being a teenager can be stressful. Social and emotional challenges are common throughout the high school years. At times, students and families may feel they need extra support from a mental health counselor. Finding the right match can present it's own challenge. The link below will provide valuable resources along with a helpline to assist you in finding the right counselor. Your child's pediatrician can also work to help you find the right resources for your child.
Emergency and Crisis Services:
If a student is in danger and in need of immediate assistance you should head to your local emergency department. In addition, South Shore Mental Health Provides an Emergency helpline and program that is staffed 24 hours a day and 365 days a year: