Local Resources:

The Phone: A 24-hour crisis counseling and emotional support line 225-924-3900 –Crisis Chat also available

OLOL COPE Team- 24 hour Crisis Assessment & Referral Assistance:225- 765-8900

BRG Inpatient Psychiatric Services, 225- 387-7904

Capital Area Human Services, 225-925-1910


National Links:

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

National Alliance on Mental Illness-mental health resources for individuals and caregivers

Anxiety and Depression Association of America-resource about anxiety and depression

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry-resources for parents and teens

Medline Plus- health resources for individuals and caregivers

Parenting Resources

Healthy Children-Resources for Parents of children aged infants to young adult

Stop Bullying – Information about bullying and cyberbullying

Internet Safety for kids and their parents

National Institutes of Health-Information about a variety of topics

Pillbox: Resource to Identify Unknown Pills

Centers for Disease Control: Resource for Coping with Stress

Improving Children’s Behavioral Health

Medline Plus: Information about common psychiatric medications

American Psychological Association List of Podcasts