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A guide to realizing if

your child is at-risk, displaying 

self-destructive behaviors, and

needs your help and intervention.

 

 

Struggling Teens

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Learn more how Total Transformation, an at-home program for parents, can help your struggling teen and heal your family.

 

 

 

Will being ADOPTED make adolescence  harder for my child?

 

How can I deal with the ANGER

 in our family?

 

Is my teen's BEHAVIOR just normal teenage rebellion?

 

What do parents and teachers need to know about BULLYING?

 

What is EMOTIONAL ABUSE?

 

How can I help my OVERWEIGHT

daughter?

 

Help!  My teen is a RUNAWAY

 

My teen is cutting.  What do I need to know about  SELF-INJURY?

 

What is 'normal' teen SEXUAL BEHAVIOR and what is cause for concern?

 

How can I help my teen adjust to our STEPFAMILY?

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Practical Help, Real Answers

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Hotlines & Helplines

 

Carroll Rape Crisis Hotline

770-834-RAPE

 

Child Pornography Tipline

1-800-843-5678

 

ChildhelpUSA

Child Abuse Hotline

1-800-4-A-Child  

1-800-422-4453

 

Gambling Addiction Helpline

1-800-699-7117

 

Georgia AIDS Information Line

1-800-551-2728

 

Georgia Drug Abuse Hotline

1-800-338-6745

 

Georgia GED Information

1-800-433-4288

 

Georgia School Safety Hotline

1-877-SAY-STOP

 

Georgia Suicide and Crisis Hotlines

 

Henry County Anonymous Drug Tip Line

678-610-6322

 

National Domestic Violence/Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE
1-800-787-3224
TDD

 

National Hotlines and Helplines

 

National Runaway Switchboard

1-800-RUNAWAY

1-800-786-2929

 

National Suicide Hotline

1-800-SUICIDE

1-800-784-2433

 

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline

1-866-331-9474

 

Poison Help

1-800-222-1222

 

Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN)

1-800-656-HOPE

 

Stop It Now! Helpline   If a teen is sexually abusing    M-F 9 am-5 pm ET

1-888-PREVENT

1-888-773-8368

 

 

SHELTERWOOD

Christian therapeutic boarding school

for teen boys and girls

1-800-584-5005

 

 

FUTURE MEN

Christian residential program

for young men, ages 16-20

417-546-4171

 

 

ACADEMY AT SISTERS

Therapeutic boarding school

for girls, ages 13-18

Watch the video!

1-800-910-0412

 

 

BONNEVILLE CANYON RETREAT

Life skills learning center

for young men & women, ages 17 and over

1-866-800-9517

 

Helping Resources in Georgia

 

 

 

Autism Society of America - Greater Georgia Chapter

770-904-4474

770-904-4476

Education, advocacy, services, information and referral, and support.  Visit Asperger Syndrome.

 

DBSA Metro Atlanta (Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance)

Educates patients, families, professionals, and the public concerning the nature of depressive and manic-depressive illness as treatable medical disease.  Self-help support groups and advocacy.  Visit Bipolar Disorder and Teen Depression.

 

Georgia Advocacy Office

404-885-1234

1-800-537-2329

Advocacy for individuals in Georgia who are labeled as disabled or mentally ill.  Visit Special Education.

 

Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention

404-524-2277

Campaign that works to ensure that all children are entitled to a safe and healthy adolescence characterized by hope, respect and the opportunity for a productive future free of early pregnancy and parenthood.  Visit Teen Sexual Behavior: Issues & Concerns.

 

Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault

404-659-6482

Coalition of agencies and concerned individuals that share the common goal of ending sexual assault.  Visit Abuse: Sexual and Teen Dating Violence.

 

Georgia Parent Support Network

404-758-4500

1-800-832-8645

Support, education and advocacy for children and youth with mental illness, emotional disturbances and behavioral differences and their families.  Visit Personality Disorders.

 

Georgia Poison Center

1-800-222-1222

404-616-9000 Metro-Atlanta

Services include emergency telephone service, rabies treatment information, occupational and environmental toxicology information, public and professional education, research and data collection.  Visit Family Health.

 

International Dyslexia Association - Georgia Branch

404-256-1232

Resource and support system for parents, dyslexics, and educators.  Visit Learning Disabilities.

 

Learning Disabilities Association of Georgia

404-303-7774

Support, resources, and advocacy for children, adults, individuals with learning disabilities, and families.   Visit Learning Disabilities.

 

National Mental Health Association of Georgia

404-527-7175

Education, advocacy, and support for those with a mental illness and their families.  Visit Bipolar Disorder.

 

Parent to Parent of Georgia

1-800-229-2038

Support and information to parents of children with disabilities.  Parent support groups, special needs  resources, telephone peer support, conferences.  Visit Self-Help & Support Groups.

 

Peachcare for Kids

1-877-GA-PEACH

Allows income eligible working families to purchase low cost health insurance for any child under age 19.  Children under age 6 are covered at no cost to the family.  Visit Family Health.

 

Prevent Child Abuse Georgia

1-800-CHILDREN

404-870-6565  Atlanta

Georgia's only private, statewide, community-based organization with the sole mission of preventing child abuse and neglect.

 

Stop It Now! Georgia

404-870-6565

1-800-CHILDREN

Prevention programs and public awareness activities to help adults take responsibility for preventing the sexual abuse of children BEFORE a child is harmed.  Visit Abuse: Sexual.

 

Tourette Syndrome Association of Georgia and South Carolina

706-248-9784

Information, programs, and support groups related to Tourette Syndrome as well as enable their families, educators, medical practitioners, and associates to better provide an understanding and sympathetic environment.  Visit Tourette Syndrome.

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