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Mental Health A-Z   arrow

question mark 2Understanding, and finding our way around mental health conditions, services and jargon can make a difficult issue even more complicated. 

We’ve pulled together some online guides which may just help you to find your way through …

 

From ADVOCACY IN SOMERSET, an A to Z of the specialist language (jargon) used in mental health. May help you understand what the experts are talking about
www.headspacetoolkit.org/jargon.html

From GREAT ORMOND STREET HOSPITAL, this is a useful guide to various mental health conditions.
Mental health A-Z – Teenagers – Great Ormond Street Hospital

Try the National Organisation “YOUNG MINDS” for useful advice about medical conditions, medications, counselling. It’s a national pressure group with lots of expert knowledge.
Child & Adolescent Mental Health – YoungMind

Head over to the Counselling Directory, a confidential service that encourages those in distress to seek help. The directory contains information on many different types of distress, as well as articles, news, and events – www.counselling-directory.org.uk