Resources

College Parenting Hundreds of Heads / Empty Nest Dr. Debi Yohn is the resident expert, visit the site to read Dr. Debi Yohn's College Parenting Minute. http://www.hundredsofheads.com Getting Into College The College Board - Connect to College Success The College Board is a not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. http://www.collegeboard.com student.gov Students.gov is an official U.S. government web site designed for college students and their families. It provides you with easy access to information and resources from the U.S. government - all the info you need, in one place, from all parts of the government. http://www.students.gov/STUGOVWebApp/Public Peterson's Comprehensive listing of colleges, universities and training programs. http://www.petersons.com 101 TOP College, University, and Scholarship Fantastic Resource page for any student college bound. It is more than just scholarship information. http://www.college-scholarships.com/100college.htm GoCollege College Bound Resource Information, guiding students on how to finance and succeed in college. http://www.gocollege.com Jobs & Internships: CampusCareerCenter.com (CCC) is the world's leading campus recruiting company. http://www.campuscareercenter.com/ CollegeGrad.com Internet job search service for college students and recent grads. http://www.collegegrad.com/ Mental Health Campus Calm Helps students become resilient to combat high school & college student stress. Students speak out about grades, stress and personal well being. Time management and stress are key topics. http://www.campuscalm.com The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) This booklet from the National Institute of Mental Health describes how the stresses of college can lead to depression, and provides information on symptoms, causes, treatments, and getting help. http://www.nimh.nih.gov/ CampusBlues Information and resources provided for college students on mental health, anxiety, loneliness, alcohol abuse, gambling, and other social and emotional issues. http://www.campusblues.com Stress management Managing stress: A guide for college students. http://www.uhs.uga.edu/stress/ ULifeline Online resource center for college student mental health and emotional well being. http://www.ulifeline.org/page/main/Home.html

Drugs and Alcohol

College Drinking: Changing the Culture One-stop resource for comprehensive research-based information on issues related to alcohol abuse and binge drinking among college students. http://www.collegedrinkingprevention.gov Go Ask Alice! Web-based health question-and-answer service produced by Alice!, Columbia University's Health Education Program. http://www.goaskalice.columbia.edu Suicide Prevention Samaritans Based in the United Kingdom that offers 24-hour, confidential emotional support to people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those feelings that may lead to suicide. http://www.samaritans.org The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline A 24-hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis with immediate assistance. http://www.suicidepreventigonlifeline.org/