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Parent and Student Resources

Local counseling resources

Mental health and practical resources


  • Northpoint Recovery. Directory of drug and alcohol addiction resources in Idaho by city.
  • Vertava Health. National behavioral healthcare system for mental health and substance abuse conditions.

Suicide prevention

  • Idaho Crisis and Suicide Hotline. 24/7 free, confidential suicide and behavioral health crisis intervention. Call (800) 273-TALK or text (208) 398-HELP. Online chat also available.
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Free, confidential support for individuals in suicidal crisis or emotional distress and their loved ones. 
  • The Jason Foundation. Practical tools and resources to helps parents recognize serious signs and behavior changes in their children.
  • Sources of Strength. A best-practice youth suicide prevention project active on the EMS campus.

Topics library

Many good resources are available online. Here are a few you might find helpful: