Medical Education Training in Adolescent Depression and Suicide Screening



Websites for Anxiety

Educational materials for patients and families




Maternal/Perinatal Depression


  • Emotional Wellness Self-Help Tool from Maternal Mental Health NOW guides women who are thinking of having a baby, pregnant, or post-partum in creating a personalized care plan online for themselves in English and in Spanish.  This is also downloadable.


  • Medi-Cal extended coverage for new mothers with maternal medical conditions to 90 days to up to 1 year following the last day of pregnancy through the Provisional Postpartum Care Extension (PPCE) Program. This applies to Medi-Cal and the Medi-Cal Access Program, as of August 1, 2020.  (Pregnant individuals in general will continue to be eligible for a 60-day period beginning on the last day of pregnancy. Eligibility ends on the last day of the month in which the 60th day occurs.


Apps that Patients Can Use to Help with Anxiety and Depression

  • Breath2Relax   A app that teaches diaphragmatic breathing to help with anxiety
  • Headspace and Calm   Two apps that help teach meditation and relaxation techniques
  • Mood Tools: There are good reviews from the Anxiety and Depression Association of America for this app.  It has a thought diary, psychotherapy and cognitive behavior components.
  • My3:  Developed by the Mental Health Association of New York.  Allows one to develop a crisis intervention plan and provide crisis hotline numbers.


Suicide risk


Explore other Resources:

ACEs, Trauma Informed Care, and Child Abuse and Maltreatment

Behavioral & Emotional Concerns (Attention, Emotional Dysregulation and Aggression)

Surveillance, Screening and Psychosocial Assessment for Behavioral Health Concerns

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