Resources on the Web

Grandfather Home
for Children

Visit the Watauga Democrat

Visit the Mountain Times - The Reclaiming Youth Network - a movement of professionals, citizens, parents, and policy leaders concerned with children and youth in conflict in home, school, and community. - The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry site with information on child and adolescent psychiatry, current research, practice guidelines, managed care. - Site features Demitri Papolos, M.D. and Janice Papolos, authors of The Bipolar Child and Overcoming Depression. Includes general information on early-onset bipolar disorder, a model IEP for a bipolar child, free on-line newsletter. - A parent training and information center, ECAC (Exceptional Children's Assistance Center) offers a wide variety of information and workshops plus a lending library on a variety of topics including advocating for children and special education issues. - Spectacular site featuring fact sheets on mental disorders, brochures, reading list, and the latest on research and medication management. - North Carolina's Department of Public Instruction web page includes programs, contact information, news, events, resources, and more. - Positive Behavioral Interventions & Support's site where attention is focused on creating and sustaining school environments that improve lifestyle results for all children/youth by making problem behavior less effective and desired behavior more functional