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A guide to realizing if

your child is at-risk, displaying 

self-destructive behaviors, and

needs your help and intervention.

 

 

Children Anger

Call Now!  1-866-620-1418

Learn more how Total Transformation, an at-home program for parents, can help your troubled or 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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Programs & Services in Missouri

 

Missouri Information  -  Hotlines & Helplines

Programs & Services  -  Helping Resources in Missouri

 

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Practical Help, Real Answers

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

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Hotlines & Helplines

 

Behavioral Health Response

1-800-811-4760

314-469-6644 St. Louis

314-469-3638  TTY

 

Child Pornography Tipline

1-800-843-5678

 

ChildhelpUSA

Child Abuse Hotline

1-800-4-A-CHILD

1-800-422-4453

 

Kansas City Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline

1-800-922-5330

 

Kids Under 2 Crisis Help Line

1-888-644-5886

 

Life Crisis Services

314-647-HELP

 

Missouri AIDS Information Line

1-800-533-2437

 

Missouri Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline

1-800-392-3738

 

Missouri Elder Abuse Hotline

1-800-392-0210

 

Missouri Poison Control

1-800-366-8888

 

1-866-748-7047

 

Missouri Suicide and Crisis Hotlines

 

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

 

ParentLink WarmLine

1-800-552-8522

 

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN)

1-800-656-HOPE

 

Report Child Abuse

1-800-392-3738

573-751-3448

 

 

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

 

Programs & Services in Missouri

 

 

 

Comtrea Community Treatment

636-931-2700

Community mental health center for Jefferson County provides family and children's services, counseling,  and adolescent alcohol and drug abuse residential  treatment.  Visit Drugs & Teen Substance Abuse.

 

Domestic Violence Shelters in Missouri

Visit Abuse.

 

Epworth Children and Family Services

314-961-5718

Emergency shelter, residential treatment, and educational day treatment  for youth, ages 11-21, who struggle with emotional or behavioral challenges, or who are making the transition from childhood to adulthood without family involvement or support. Located in Webster Groves.  Visit Teen Behavior Problems and Conduct Disorder.

 

Family Resource Center

314-534-9350

One of Missouri's largest family counseling agencies, specializing in the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect.  Services include individual and group counseling, sexual abuse group treatment, parent education, and mentoring.  Visit Abuse.

 

Future Men

417-546-4171

Christian program for young men, ages 16-19, providing education, 12-step support, apprenticeships, conservation and wildlife rehabilitation, apiary science, auto shop classes, and recreational activities.  Visit Boarding Schools & Residential Programs.

 

Job Corps

1-800-733-5627

The nation's largest and most comprehensive residential education and job training program for at-risk youth, ages 16-24.  Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Marygrove

314-837-1702

Marygrove provides a diverse range of residential programs to children and young adults. The services range from on-campus residential cottages to a program where residents learn to live independently in their own off-campus apartment  Sequoia House is a transitional services group home for up to ten young women ages 17 to 21.  Sycamore House and Clinton Cottage are therapeutic foster homes   Sequoia Apartment Services is a supervised apartment program for young adults between the ages of 17 and 21. Drury House  is a transitional services group home for up to twelve young men ages 16 to 21.   Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Missouri Girls Town

573-642-5345  Kingdom City

Residential and outpatient care for neglected and abused girls, ages 8-21. Visit Free & Low-Cost Schools and Programs.

 

Missouri Volunteer Resource Mothers

573-884-0644

Mentoring program for pregnant and parenting teens.  Pregnant teens are matched with trained volunteer mentors who agree to spend a specified amount of time each week providing information, support and friendship until the baby is at least one year old. Visit Teen Sexual Behavior.

   

Rose Brooks Center

816-861-6100 24 Hour

Services for women and children struggling to flee domestic violence, including prevention programming, crisis intervention and support.  Visit Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

 

Youth Emergency Service

314-862-8276  University City

Individual, group, and family counseling, family services, emergency youth shelter, 24-hour hotline.  Visit Emotional Health.

 

YouthBuild St. Louis

314-436-1400  St. Louis

Alternative education, construction training, employment, and leadership development program serving low-income St. Louis youths, ages 17-24, who have not completed high school.  Visit Dropouts.

 

Youth Violence Prevention & SEL Project

314-781-6801

Violence prevention and social-emotional learning (SEL) services in St. Louis City & County and surrounding counties to youth, youth professionals, school faculty/staff, and parents. Visit Teen Violence.

 

Focus Adolescent Services