Adolescent DBT Additional Resources
Help is available from a variety of sources!
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
No matter what problems people are dealing with, they want to help them find a reason to keep living. By calling 1-800-273-TALK (8255) individuals will be connected to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in the area, anytime 24/7.
NJ Hopeline, 1-855-654-6735, is the first New Jersey suicide prevention hotline. It is committed to providing assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to anyone that makes a call for help.
2nd Floor Youth Helpline
2NDFLOOR, available at 1-888-222-2228, is a confidential and anonymous helpline for New Jersey's youth and young adults to help them find solutions to the problems that they face at home, at school or at play.
Mobile Response and Stabilization Services
You can call Mobile Response and Stabilization Services at 1-877-652-7624 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to help children and youth who are experiencing emotional or behavioral crises. The services are designed to defuse an immediate crisis, keep children and their families safe, and maintain the children in their own homes or current living situation (such as a foster home, treatment home or group home) in the community.
PerformCare (1-877-652-7624) provides 24/7 assistance to families in order to help them access services for their children, teens, and young adults who are experiencing emotional and behavioral challenges, are impacted by substance use treatment needs, or have an intellectual/developmental disability.
A new peer-to-peer website where youth and young adults can express their hope, help and strength in getting through difficult times.
NAMI is a grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
The NEA.BPD is a volunteer-based, not-for-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness and education about BPD.
TARA's mission is to foster education and research in the field of personality disorder, specifically but not exclusively Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD).
The Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics (BRTC) is Marsha Linehan's research and training clinic at the University of Washington in Seattle, Wa. Visit the website for additional information about DBT and current research.