Resources for Parents

The following are websites and resources available through the community. If you have any questions about the resources listed below or need a resource not listed please feel free to contact me at 304-885-5020 ext.6221. I hope this page will help you in supporting your family.

*** This resource has just come in as of January 22nd, 2015 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Association. The following link will direct you to the all new "Know Bullying" App. This is a site where parents and educators can help speak to children about bullying by giving tips, conversation starters, warning signs, and reminders. Please follow the link below.

http://store.samhsa.gov/apps/knowbullying/index.html

Eastridge Ridge Health Systems

235 S. Water St. Martinsburg, WV 25401
304-263-8954

Behavioral Health Services of Shenandoah Valley Medical System, Inc.

http://svms.net/

99 Tavern Rd. Martinsburg, WV 25401

304-263-7023

Currently offering services at 130 Augustine Ave., Hill-Dale Shopping Center, Charles Town
-Individual and Group Therapy -Mental Health and Substance Abuse Evaluation and Treatment -Treatment for Gambling addictions
-Medication & Psychopharmacology Management
-Accept Private insurances, MA and CHIPS

James H. Gregory, II MSW, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

116 W. Washington, 2C

Charles Town, WV 25414

304-728-8282
- Works with Children and Families: Fears, Anger Control, School Problems
- Adults: Anxiety, Trauma, Couples, Men's Issues - Accepts Private Insurance, CHIPS, and sliding scale
- Nurtured Heart Approach with Children

 

Other Local Resources

Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) - http://wvdhhr.org/

239 Willow Spring Drive
Charles Town,WV
25414
(304)724-2600

Dentists - Accepting CHIPS:
Dr. Jackson: 725-8660
Dr. Pathoff: 263-0411

Accepting WV MEDICAID:

Dr. Pathoff: 263-0411

Tobacco Education - Be a role model for your child

Information on the harmful effects of second-hand smoke - http://www.epa.gov/smokefree/

Stop smoking for your kids - http://quitsmokingcommunity.org/

National Institute of Mental Health

Transforming the understanding of and treatment of mental illness through research.

http://nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml

ADHD Medications

http://www.chadd.org/Understanding-ADHD/Parents-Caregivers-of-Children-with-ADHD/Evaluation-and-Treatment/ADHD-Medications-An-Overview.aspx

Separation Anxiety

http://kidshealth.org/parent/emotions/feelings/sep_anxiety.html#

Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Chadd.org - CHADD - A Non-Profit Organization Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), is a national non-profit, tax-exempt (Section 501 (c) (3) ) organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with ADHD. In addition to our informative Web site, CHADD also publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research advances, medications and treatments affecting individuals with ADHD. These materials include Attention magazine, News From CHADD, a free electronically mailed current events newsletter, as well as other publications of specific interest to educators, professionals and parents.

Mental Health Medications

http://nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/mental-health-medications/nimh-mental-health-medications.pdf

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