Viewers of Couples Therapy and Family Therapy have long wondered where they too can turn if they should need help. Dr. Jenn Mann and VH1 have compiled a list of resources for those who seek counsel and support.
– Loveisrespect.org – Loveisrespect’s mission is to engage, educate and empower young people to prevent and end abusive relationships. If you think you’re in an unhealthy or abusive relationship – or are concerned about someone you know who is – you can chat with a Loveisrespect peer advocate on the phone, via text or online. All conversations are confidential.
– Drugfree.com – Drugfree’s mission is to reduce substance abuse by educating and advocating support for families impacted by addiction.
–Suicide Prevention Lifeline – The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. By dialing 1-800-273-TALK (8255), the call is routed to the nearest crisis center in our national network of more than 150 crisis centers. The Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers provide crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.
– Half Of Us raises awareness about the prevalence of mental health issues by connecting you with resources to get help and tips to help a friend who is struggling emotionally.
– It’s Your (Sex) Life: The It’s Your (Sex) Life campaign supports people in making responsible decisions about their sexual health and includes resources for women who think they might be pregnant.