RESOURCES

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
www.abpn.org

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law

Career in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
www.aacap.org

Cease Fire Chicago
www.ceasefirechicago.org/cpvp.shtml
Call CeaseFire Chicago at 1-866-TO-CEASE (866-862-3273), toll-free, 24 hrs

Chapin Hall Center for Children at the University of Chicago
www.chapinhall.org

Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation
www.cabf.org

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Trials Network
www.captn.org

Child Psych Chicago
http://www.cookcountypublichealth.org/about/about.shtml
An online group of Child Psychiatrists in private practice in Illinois to develop peer support and mentorship.

Chicago Child Psychiatry Yahoo Group
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/childpsychchicago

Children and Adults with AD/HD
www.chadd.org

Children's Brain Research Foundation
www.childbrf.org

Chicago Children's Advocacy Center
1240 S. Damen Avenue.
Chicago, Illinois 60608
phone: (312) 492-3700
fax: (312) 492-3760
email: info@chicagocac.org

Chicago Children's Advocacy Center
www.chicagocac.org
(Interdisciplinary response to child abuse victims and their families in a child-friendly environment)

Cook County Department of Public Health
www.cookcountypublichealth.org/about/about.shtml

C.A.R.E.S.
Crisis and Referral Entry Services - gatekeeper to SASS agencies
(800) 345-9049

Department of Mental Health, DHS
www.dhs.state.il.us/page.aspx

Drug Enforcement Administration
www.usdoj.gov/dea/index.htm
DEA call center 800-882-9539

Drug Treatment Center Finder
https://www.drugtreatmentcenterfinder.com/drug-rehab-illinois 

Facts for Families - AACAP
aacap.org/cs/root/facts_for_families/facts_for_families_keyword_alphabetical
One-page information sheets on child and adolescent development, and issues concerning behavioral, mental, or developmental disorders.

Health Resources and Services Administration / E.P.S.D.T.
www.hrsa.gov/epsdt/default.htm

Illinois Addiction and Inpatient Drug Rehab
https://www.addictioncenter.com/rehabs/illinois/ 

Illinois Children's Mental Health Partnership
www.ivpa.org
ICMHP is state funded to develop a comprehensive, integrated children's mental health system of care for Illinois.

Illinois Council of the American Academy of Pediatrics
www.illinoisaap.org/COAFeb2004.pdf
2004 collaboration between IL pediatricians and child psychiatrists

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services
www.state.il.us/DCFS/docs/CFS431A.pdf
(Psychotropic medication consent forms)
DCFS Consent Team phone 312-814-2791,
fax 312-814-4128 or 312 814-7015

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
www.idfpr.com/dpr/renewal/
(License Renewal)

Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services
www.hfs.illinois.gov/pharmacy/prior.html
(Forms for Rx prior approval and refill too soon requests)
Telephone hotline 800-252-8942
Fax to hotline 217-524-7264 or 217-524-0404

Illinois Doc Assist Program
http://www.psych.uic.edu/DOCASSIST/
1-866-986-ASST (2778)
The mission of the Illinois DocAssist Program is to improve the ability of primary care providers to screen, diagnose and treat the mental health and substance use problems of children and youth ages 21 and under. Through free problem-based consultations, referrals, educational workshops and technical assistance, DocAssist is working to ultimately improve the pediatric mental health care of Illinois children.

Illinois Mental Health Summit
www.mentalhealthsummit.uchicago.edu/
The Summit tries to preserve and increase funding of mental health services.

Illinois Psychiatric Society
www.psych.org/IPS
Local branch of American Psychiatric Association
60th Institute on Psychiatric Services, 10/2/08-10/5/08, Chicago

Institute for Juvenile Research
www.psych.uic.edu/institutes/ijr.htm
To help primary care clinicians address mental health and substance use problems of children and youth IJR, established in 1909, was the first child guidance clinic and the second organized psychology training program in the nation. It was also one of the first sites for training child psychiatrists.

Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
www.jaacap.com

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Greater Chicago
http://www.voices4kids.org

National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia And Depression
www.narsad.org

National Institute of Mental Health
www.nimh.nih.gov/

National Practicing Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists Workforce Map (revised)
www.aacap.org/aacap/Advocacy/Federal_and_State_Initiatives/Workforce_Maps/Home.aspx
 
Obsessive Compulsive Foundation
www.ocfoundation.org

Ounce of Prevention Fund
http://www.ocfoundation.org
Strives to give children born into poverty a chance for success in school and in life, by investing in them during their earliest years.

Legislative affairs: Carey McCann
http://www.ocfoundation.org
cmccann@ounceofprevention.or
(312) 922-3863

Parents' Med Guide - AACAP
http://www.parentsmedguide.org

Physicians' Med Guide - AACAP
www.physiciansmedguide.org

S.A.S.S. - C.A.R.E.S.
Screening, Assessment and Supportive Services
To request emergency on-site screening and intervention, call CARES at:
(800) 345-9049

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
www.samhsa.gov

Voices for Illinois Children
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/

"Say It Out Loud"
http://www.voices4kids.org
A public awareness campaign promoting good mental health in Illinois.

For more information, please contact ICCAP at info@iccap.org.