Children's Mental Health and Emotional or Behavioral Disorders Project
8161 Normandale Blvd, Bloomington, MN, 55437
Distance: 1044 Miles
Inspiring Opportunities Project brings together parents, youth, and professionals to help families identify the resources and supports that promote success and includes:
* Information and referral from parent advocates over the phone and in person to parents of children who have emotional or behavioral disorders
* Workshops on the rights and responsibilities of parents in mental health, health care and insurance, juvenile justice, education and other systems
* Develops parents as effective advocates for their children with mental health issues
* Develop strategies to support their children's mental health and behavioral needs at home, in school, and in the community
* Publications and handouts on a variety of topics related to children with emotional or behavioral disorders
* Information and referral for support groups
- Assistance with community resources
- Children and/or youth with disabilities
- Mental health
Most services are free. Some printed materials and workshops have fees.
8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Activities for People with Disabilities
- Assistive Technology Coaching
- Assistive Technology Training and Lending Library
- Information and Support - Housing for Youth with Disabilities
- Legal Education and Information
- School to Adult Life Transition
- Support Group - Grandparent of Children with Disabilities
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
TJ-3000.8000Specialized Information and Referral Definition
Programs that maintain information about community resources that are appropriate for a specific target group or human services sector (for example, youth programs or addiction services) and which link individuals who are in need of specialized services with appropriate resources and/or which provide information about community agencies and organizations that offer specialized services.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YF-1800Developmental Disabilities Definition
A severe, chronic disability that is attributable to a cognitive, neurological or physical impairment or a combination of cognitive, neurological and physical impairments; that is manifested during the developmental period (prior to age 22); that is likely to continue indefinitely; and that results in substantial functional limitations in three or more areas of major life activity including self-care, receptive and expressive language, learning, mobility, self-direction, capacity for independent living, and economic self-sufficiency.
YF-5000.1700-100Children and Youth With Emotional Disturbance Definition
A disorder arising in childhood or adolescence which is marked by an inability to learn or other functional deficits that cannot be explained by intellectual, sensory or health factors; an inability to build or maintain satisfactory interpersonal relationships with peers, teachers and other adults; inappropriate types of behavior or feelings under normal circumstances; a general pervasive mood of unhappiness or depression; and a tendency to develop physical fears associated with school problems or other issues that is severe enough to adversely affect the child's educational performance or ability to engage in age-appropriate activities. Characteristics may include hyperactivity, aggression or self-injurious behavior, withdrawal, immaturity, and learning difficulties.
YJ-6750.6500Parents of People With Disabilities Definition
The natural or adoptive mothers and fathers of individuals who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by their responsibility for and concern about the person.
YJ-8750.1500Children and Youth With Disabilities/Health Conditions Definition
Children and adolescents who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations, illnesses or injuries that affect their performance in school and their ability to engage in one or more major life activities.