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Behavior Health Evaluation/Counseling

Washington’s Mental Health Referral Service for Children and Teens

Free mental health referral service to identify mental health providers for children and teens 17 and younger living in Washington State, based on their needs, location, and insurance plan.

Submit an online form https://www.seattlechildrens.org/clinics/washington-mental-health-referral-service/family/referral-form/

Or call tel: 833-303-5437 for assistance in English or call tel: 1-866-583-1527 for interpreter assistance, once the interpreter is on the line ask them to call the program directly tel: 833-303-5437

https://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/access-services/partnership-access-line/washingtons-mental-health-referral-service-children-teens/

Seattle Children’s Hospital Education and Support Groups

Groups differ by ages and needs; see links provided below
Materials available in multiple languages

Physician referrals required

 

Incredible Years Parent Groups

Parents/caregivers of children ages 2-12 with behavioral problems
https://www.seattlechildrens.org/globalassets/documents/for-patients-and-families/pfe/pe2081.pdf

 

SuperParenting Children Parent Behavior Management Group

Parents/caregivers of children ages 6-12 needing help with managing emotions
https://www.seattlechildrens.org/globalassets/documents/for-patients-and-families/pfe/pe3397.pdf

 

SuperParenting Teens Parent Coaching Group

Parents/caregivers of adolescents ages 12-17 with difficulties managing emotions and behaviors/completing tasks
https://www.seattlechildrens.org/globalassets/documents/for-patients-and-families/pfe/pe2757.pdf

Seattle Children’s Hospital Education and Support Groups

Groups differ by ages and needs; see links provided below
Materials available in multiple languages

Physician referrals required

 

ADHD First Steps Parent Education Classes

Parents/caregivers of children ages 5-17 who have/may have ADHD  https://www.seattlechildrens.org/globalassets/documents/for-patients-and-families/pfe/pe3365.pdf

 

STAND – Teen Autonomy Building Program

Teens 6th-12th grade with ADHD
https://www.seattlechildrens.org/globalassets/documents/for-patients-and-families/pfe/pe3378.pdf

 

Incredible Years Parent Groups

Parents/caregivers of children ages 2-12 with behavioral problems
https://www.seattlechildrens.org/globalassets/documents/for-patients-and-families/pfe/pe2081.pdf

 

SuperParenting Children Parent Behavior Management Group

Parents/caregivers of children ages 6-12 needing help with managing emotions
https://www.seattlechildrens.org/globalassets/documents/for-patients-and-families/pfe/pe3397.pdf

 

SuperParenting Teens Parent Coaching Group

Parents/caregivers of adolescents ages 12-17 with difficulties managing emotions and behaviors/completing tasks
https://www.seattlechildrens.org/globalassets/documents/for-patients-and-families/pfe/pe2757.pdf

ICAN

Locations in Bellevue to help with the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and neurodevelopmental disorders, neuropsychological testing, psychotherapy including Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy.

Bel-Red: 425-644-6328; Lakemont: 425-657-0620

https://www.i-can.center/services/Diagnostic-and-Mental-Health-Services

Intake forms: https://www.i-can.center/contact/forms

Opal Food + Body Wisdom

Treatment and support groups for individuals in Seattle with eating disorders
1100 NE 45th Street, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98105
206-926-9087
For more information, email: info@opalfoodandbody.com
https://www.opalfoodandbody.com/eating-disorder-support-groups/

Eating Recovery Center – Washington

Outpatient, partial hospital, virtual, and residential programs to support and treat children in King County ages 10 and up and adults with eating disorders who are prepared to commit up to 10 hrs per week or more

In-person program located in Bellevue

To determine level of care, call: 1-877-825-8584

https://www.eatingrecoverycenter.com/recovery-centers/washington

Guided Pathways Support

One-on-one peer counseling support for youth living in King County
253-236-8264
https://www.guidedpathways.org/services/youth-peer-support/

Crisis Connections

Support and help for youth and adults in King County and Washington state with emotional and mental health concerns

24-hour crisis line: 866-427-4747

https://www.crisisconnections.org/get-help/

Children’s Crisis Outreach Response System (CCORS)

24-hour helpline for King County children ages 3-18 needing crisis outreach and support services
Crisis services provided in home or in the community
206-461-3222
https://kingcounty.gov/depts/community-human-services/mental-health-substance-abuse/services/Youth/CrisisOutreach.aspx

Asian Counseling and Referral Services

Mental health counseling services for behavioral health and child and youth development in Seattle by appointment
206-695-7600
https://acrs.org
Material available in over 40 languages

Consejo Counseling

Outpatient behavioral health services, trauma support, and mental health to children and youth in King, Pierce, and surrounding counties
206-461-4880
https://consejocounseling.org
Find a location near you: https://consejocounseling.org/our-locations/
Materials available in Spanish

Pierce County: Behavioral Health

Resources related to mental health and substance use disorder treatment for those living in Pierce County
https://www.piercecountywa.gov/5859/Behavioral-Health

Snohomish County: Behavioral Health

Resources related to mental health and substance abuse treatment for those living in Snohomish County
https://snohomishcountywa.gov/5441/Behavioral-Health
Materials available in multiple languages

Snohomish County: Crisis Services

24-hour helpline for Snohomish County residents that are needing support in dealing with trauma and mental health related problems
1-800-584-3578
https://snohomishcountywa.gov/604/Snohomish-County-Crisis-Services

Compass Health: Camp Mariposa Everett

Year-round mentoring and addiction prevention programs, including a weekend camp, for youth ages 9-17 affected by a family member with a substance use disorder

425-349-8352

www.compasshealth.org/camp-mariposa/

Compass Health

Behavioral health counseling and substance use treatment for those living in Snohomish County
https://www.compasshealth.org/our-services/
Find a location near you: https://www.compasshealth.org/locations/
Materials available in multiple languages

Sea Mar Community Health Centers: Behavioral Health

Mental and behavioral health services for diverse communities, particularly for Latinx communities
Locations include King County, Snohomish County, and surrounding areas
https://www.seamar.org/index.html
Materials available in Spanish

Family Reconciliation Services (FRS)

Short-term support and counseling for runaway adolescents and youth in conflict with their families in Washington State
https://www.dcyf.wa.gov/services/at-risk-youth/frs
Find a location near you: https://fortress.wa.gov/dshs/ca/CAOfficesPub/offices/general/officepick.asp

The Washington Counselors of Color Network

List of providers who understand the needs of people of color and various cultures, religions, and languages
https://www.multiculturalcounselors.org/counselors?utf8=%E2%9C%93&search_location=

Caravel Autism Health

Customized autism treatment programs for families
For more information, call: 253-264-0226
Find a location in Washington state: https://caravelautism.com/locations/#wa
For general information: https://caravelautism.com

The Arc Washington State

Peer support, information, referrals, and educational workshops for families of children with autism and other special needs and/or disabilities
360-357-5596
https://arcwa.org/parent-to-parent/

Washington State Fathers Network

Local support groups & information for fathers of children with special health care needs and developmental disabilities
425-653-4286
https://fathersnetwork.org

Open Doors for Multicultural Families

Information and services for culturally and linguistically diverse families of persons with developmental disabilities and special health care needs
tel:253-216-4479
https://www.multiculturalfamilies.org/about-us/

Partnerships for Action, Voices for Empowerment (PAVE)

Information and resources related to special education. Includes sample IEP letters, questions to ask teachers and professionals, and legal resources for families and caregivers of children with autism spectrum disorder
253-565-2266
Email: pave@wapave.org
https://wapave.org/
Materials available in multiple languages

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

24-hour national hotline for thoughts of suicide, mental health crises, substance use concerns, and any other kind of emotional distress

Call or text 988

Prior numbers will remain active
1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK); For Spanish tel:1-888-628-9454

Email: 988ProgramInfo@doh.wa.gov
https://988lifeline.org/

Crisis Text Line

Text Line resource

Text HOME to 741-741

https://www.crisistextline.org/text-us/

National Maternal Mental Health Hotline

24-hour mental health hotline for pregnant and new moms
Text or call: 1-833-943-5746
https://mchb.hrsa.gov/national-maternal-mental-health-hotline
Materials available in Spanish

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA)

24-hour hotline for individuals and families dealing with substance use
1-800-662-4357
https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline
Material available in multiple languages

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Seattle

Peer-led education, referrals, and support for people with mental health needs
206-783-9264
https://namiseattle.org/
Materials available in multiple languages
Select insurances only

National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA)

Customized eating services and programs for individuals with eating disorders
1-800-931-2237
https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org

Psychology Today

Resources for finding a mental health therapist
https://www.psychologytoday.com/us

The Trevor Project

24/7 counseling support and community building opportunities for transgender and nonbinary youth
1-866-488-7386
Email: info@thetrevorproject.org
https://www.thetrevorproject.org

ParentHelp123/WithinReach

Special needs services, developmental screenings, financial assistance, and other free or reduced cost help for families who prefer to access resources by telephone and/or via interpreters
call: 1-800-322-2588 (The Help Me Grow Washington Hotline)
http://www.parenthelp123.org
Materials available in multiple languages


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