Pediatric Mental Health

Lines for Life —

Providers (and parents) may call to access the Lines for Life database of community resources, in order to find specific resources available in a particular geographic area


Oregon Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry developed the following useful documents for providers:

  • Clinician Checklist for Patients with Mental Health Issues,
  • Communication Checklist
  • Checklist for Families
  • Cover Letter explaining Protocols


Oregon Psychiatric Access Line About Kids – A free mental health telephone consult line for primary care clinicians in Oregon who serve children and adolescents, 9AM to 5PM, M-F. Mental health patient care guides available here

SBIRT Oregon —

Substance Abuse Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment

SPRC Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) —

Suicide Prevention in Primary Care Settings —

A toolkit designed for rural practices (but applicable to other settings) to help practices support at-risk patients. Toolkit includes guidelines for screening and assessment, workflows, firearm safety, and resources for patients and families


Suicide Safety Plan (safety planning)

MY3 (safety planning)

Adverse Childhood Experiences

Trauma Informed Oregon —

CDC, ACE Study —

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) —

Harvard Center on the Developing Child —

Defending Childhood Initiative —

National Child Traumatic Stress Network —

Resilience trumps ACEs —

Academy on Violence and Abuse —

Aces Too High —

Aces Connection —

Community Resilience Cookbook —

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration —

National Technical Assistance Center for Childrens Mental Health —

The Trauma Toolkit —

Safe Families for Children —

Oregon Pediatric Society

9155 SW Barnes Rd, Suite 933
Portland, OR 97225

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