Johnson County Mental Health Center
Need some help coping during this public health crisis? Here is our short, simple and curated list of resources.
Resources related to the coronavirus and mental health
Elevate for Educators
In partnership with EVERFI, Johnson County Mental Health Center is providing health and wellness education to educators across our county. Elevate for Educators is a self-guided, digital mental wellness resource designed to provide educators with on-demand content related to their unique mental health needs. School professionals will find a variety of topics, including managing mental health challenges, supporting a friend or loved one, and strategies for stress management.
It's Okay if You're not Okay with COVID-19
This article is a great place to start if you're trying to figure out how the pandemic might be impacting the way your are thinking, feeling or acting and what you can do to manage those experiences.
Mental Health Moment
Sign-up to get a weekly note of positivity in your inbox, focusing on kindness, coping and connection.
It's Okay if You're not Okay podcast
This mental health podcast with personality launched in September of 2019, but has been doing some special episodes related to coping and self-care in these challenging times.
The Compassion Project and other resources for at home learning
We've partnered with EVERFI to offer a variety of resources for every elementary, middle and high school student in Johnson County.
Front Line Support
We're providing expanded mental health support to front line workers and first reponders during the pandemic.
Building Blocks for Anti-racism
Johnson County Mental Health Center has a commitment to anti-racism. These are the building blocks of how we intend to carry out that commitment.
Youth Health Guide
This guide will give you the facts and provide you with easy steps you can take to live a healthy life physically, mentally and emotionally. For a more accessible version please reach out to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.
How to prepare for a virtual appointment
Helping children cope with disasters
Children's reactions and parents' response
Helping kids cope with COVID-19 anxiety
Managing anxiety for adults
Resource for older adults and people with disabilities
Johnson County Mental Health Center is the gateway to mental health in Johnson County, providing a wide range of mental health and substance abuse services to county residents.