At SCHS we are dedicated to making all students feel like they are part of our Shark Family. If you need to talk to someone, please reach out to your counselor! Below are resources that can offer additional support.
Bo's Place offers grief support and resources for assisting others who are grieving.
Mental health issues are a reality for millions of people across the country. Young people are especially at risk. The good news is that nearly all mental health issues can be improved with proper treatment! Half of Us is a great place to connect to approrpriate resources for help.
MTV's A Thin Line was developed to empower you to identify, respond to and stop the spread of digital abuse in your life and among your peers. There is a "thin line" between what may begin as a harmless joke and something that could have serious impact on you or someone else.
The Dougy Center (The National Center for Grieving Children and Families) provides a safe place for children, teens, young adults and their families who are grieving a death to share their experiences. We do this through peer support groups, education, and training.
Each of HelpGuide's 31 topic pages contains several related articles. Topics focus on common mental and emotional health issues and subjects that support their healing. The articles help you understand the problem, learn to overcome emotional barriers, and start taking new steps on the road to feeling better.
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Their purpose is to advocate, listen and lead.
RAINN is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. It also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, and help victims. They operate the National Sexual Abuse Hotline at 1-800-656-hope.
Drugs and alcohol have a greate effect on teens than on adults. The signs of addiction can be difficult to understand, and many teens don't realize the long-term damage drugs have on their bodies. Help is available if you have questions or think you are suffering from addiction.