Our theme for 2020 is
Screen to End Stigma!
Take a mental health screening.
This free, private, online mental health screening is a quick way to assess your mental health and recognize signs of mental health problems. If your results indicate you may be experiencing mental health problems, please share your results with a mental health provider (such as a doctor or a therapist) who can give you a full assessment and talk to you about options for how to feel better.
for virtual documentary screeening of LIFT THE MASK: Portraits of Life with Mental Illness
Virtual Suicide Prevention Training - May 20th at 6pm or May 28th at 10am
To register email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Teens, Tweens & Quarantine
A Virtual Forum for Parents and Caregivers - May 21st at 4pm
Learn about the impact of COVID-19 on youth mental health and what parents and caregivers can do to provide support. Discuss practical approaches to parenting, the signs of stress, anxiety, and depression, and how we can help our youth navigate home, family, friends, and school, with plenty of time for questions. Presented by Jon Mattleman, MS, from Minding Your Mind. For questions email Tony Serio at email@example.com
Are you or someone you know experiencing a mental health crisis?
For mental health or emotional crises that are not immediately life threatening, call: Advocates Psychiatric Emergency Service (PES) 781-893-2003 to speak to a crisis clinician. They are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, offering crisis intervention for children and adults for mental health and psychiatric emergencies at your home, office or other location.
Need a referral to a therapist near Lexington?
You can call the William James College Interface Referral Service Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM at 888-244-6843. It's free and confidential. Find out more about Interface Referral Service.
Have questions or need other, non-emergency support?
For more mental health service related questions and non-emergency support, please contact Lexington Human Services Department at 781-698-4840. Please note that we are not a crisis support line. For life threatening emergencies, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.