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Mental Health for Teens: Home


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Welcome to Mental Health for Teens!

Whether you're searching for general mental health resources, information on coping with common stressors, or materials about specific mental disorders, this guide will help you find your way. It can be used as a jumping point for deeper research into teen mental health: for yourself, your friends, or school! Use the tabs above to navigate.

Lists on this guide are organized with the easiest reads first and the hardest reads last.

On this page, you'll find websites about teen mental health and a list of helplines and crisis chats.

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U.S. Helplines and Chat Services

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 or chat online

Crisis Call Center: 1-800-273-8255 or text ANSWER to 839863

Crisis Text Line: Text HELLO to 741741 or use Facebook chat

Teen Line: 1-310-855-4673, text TEEN to 839863, or download the Teen Talk App

Find more hotlines for specific issues here.