Information

Feeling stressed out or dealing a particular mental health issue? Check out the resources including the fact sheets below for more support.

Kidpower aims to build a safer world with positive strategies to stop violence, as well as empowering people of all ages and abilities with positive, effective empowerment training so they have the tools and the confidence to enjoy living to their full potential.
This website provides information about Multi-Systemic Therapy (MST) an evidence based treatment for conduct problems.
This comic breaks down what OCD really is, what it isn’t, and why it’s so harmful when you trivialize this serious disorder. We can learn a lot from this message on being more thoughtful about our everyday language.
The OCD UK website offers a wealth of information and management ideas for children, young people and families dealing with obsessive compulsive disorder.
Parenting Guidelines for Adolescent Alcohol Use

These guidelines are designed to help parents prevent or reduce their adolescent child’s alcohol use, as recommended by the NHMRC Australian Guidelines to Reduce Health Risks from Drinking Alcohol (2009).

The Health Promotion Agency has co-designed a tool with youth, that aims to help young people think about situations they might be in and the sort of actions and groups that could help them through it.
A website created by an early intervention for psychosis service in Canada, but with heaps of useful information about psychosis. If you live in New Zealand and want to find out about support for people experiencing psychosis, there are a number of early intervention and other mental health services that are available. Try getting in touch with one of the helplines listed above, or look in the hospital section in the front of the phone book for mental health services who might be able to help.