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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 troubled and struggling teen and heal your family

 

 

What are the possible causes of ADD/ADHD behavior?

 

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?

 

What are the signs of TEEN DRINKING and SUBSTANCE ABUSE?

 

 

Step-by-step program to help improve your child's focus and behavior at school and at home

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Family Help in MAINE

Maine Information

 

Maine Information  -  Hotlines & Helplines

Programs & Services  -  Helping Resources in Maine

 

TAKE POSITIVE ACTION TO HELP YOUR TEEN

AND HEAL YOUR FAMILY

 

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Programs & Services  -  Helping Resources in Maine

Life Coaching  -  Counseling & Therapy  -  Self-Help & Support Groups

   

 

Practical Help, Real Answers

for Adoptive & Foster Parents

The Adoptive & Foster Parent Guide: Help Your Child Heal From Trauma & Loss

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Hotlines & Helplines

 

Child Pornography Tipline

1-800-843-5678

 

ChildhelpUSA

Child Abuse Hotline

1-800-4-A-CHILD

1-800-422-4453

 

Domestic Abuse Hotline for Men & Women

1-888-7-HELPLINE

1-888-743-5754

 

Maine Domestic Violence Hotline

1-866-834-4357

 

Maine Health Care Helpline

1-800-965-7476

 

Maine Parent Talkline

1-800-249-5506  M-F 9 am-4 pm

 

Maine Sexual Assault Hotline

1-800-871-7741

1-888-458-5599  TTY

 

Maine STD / AIDS Hotline

1-800-851-2437

 

Maine Statewide Crisis Hotline

1-888-568-1112

 

Maine Suicide and Crisis Hotlines

 

Maine Warm Line

7 days a week, 5 pm-8 am

This is not a crisis line or hotline,

but rather a place to talk and be listened to.

1-866-771-9276

207-772-9276   Greater Portland area

 

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

 

National Hotlines and Helplines

 

National Runaway Switchboard

1-800-RUNAWAY

1-800-621-786-2929

 

National Suicide Hotline

1-800-SUICIDE

1-800-784-2433

 

Poison Hotline

1-800-222-1222

1-877-299-4447   TTY

 

Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network (RAINN)

1-800-656-HOPE

 

Report Suspected Child Abuse in Maine

1-800-452-1999

207-287-9490

 

 

BONNEVILLE CANYON RETREAT

Life skills learning centers in Maine

for young men & women, ages 17 and over

1-866-800-9517

 

 

 

SHELTERWOOD

Christian therapeutic boarding school

for teen boys and girls,

with year-round enrollment

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

 

 

Maine Information

 

 

 

Abuse

 

Abuse: Sexual

 

Adolescence and Parenting Teens

 

Alcohol & Teen Drinking

 

Behavior Problems

  • Maine Truancy Laws  NOTE:  Maine law requires that children and teenagers between 7 and 16 years old must go to school.  This means your child cannot drop out before he is 17 years old.  Until then your child is compulsory school age.

  • Suspensions and Expulsions

 

Bullying: What Parents & Teachers Must Know

 

Depression and Teen Suicide

 

Dropouts

 

Drugs & Teen Substance Abuse

 

Family Health

 

Help Your Overweight Daughter

 

Runaways & Missing Children

 

Special Education

 

When Your Teen is in Trouble with the Law

Focus Adolescent Services