For Parents

Resources

Dr. Gray is co-director of the Tulane Psychology Clinic for Children & Adolescents. The clinic, a training clinic for the school psychology doctoral program at Tulane, provides intervention & assessment services on a sliding fee scale. 

 

NATIONAL RESOURCES:

Zero to Three is an organization that has a wonderful on-line list of parenting-related resources

The Ounce of Prevention Fund is another national organization with parenting tools related to early childhood

 

IN NEW ORLEANS:

The Mary Amelia Center at Tulane has information about many local resources regarding women’s health and families.

The Fussy Baby Network provides no-cost support services to families with young children in New Orleans.

Here is a link to information about local programs that provide financial assistance for families with young children.

 

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES:

FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS:

The Children’s Bureau provides many services including Individual Counseling for Children Affected by Trauma, Loss or Disaster, Family Counseling, Group Counseling, Mental Health Rehabilitation, Grief and Trauma Intervention, Crisis Intervention.

2626 Canal St, Ste. 201
New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone: (504) 525-2366
Afterhours Cope Line: (504) 269-2673

Child Counseling Associates provides treatments for anxiety, post-traumatic stress, and depression in all ages of children up to 18 years of age.

4641 Fairfield St.
Metairie, LA 70006
Phone: (504) 875-4587

*Accepts Aetna, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cigna, Magellan, Medicaid, and United

Child Adolescent Response Team (CART): Provides crisis counseling and intervention to children, youth and their immediate family.
Phone: (1-800) 248-1152

FOR YOUNG CHILDREN: 

Tulane & LSU provide early childhood mental health services through:

Chartres-Pontchartrain Health Clinic
719 Elysian Fields Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70117
Phone: (504) 942-8101
As well as a West Bank site in Algiers: (504) 568-3130

Tulane Behavioral Health Clinic
Phone: (504) 988-4794
1415 Tulane Ave, 4th Floor of Hospital
New Orleans, LA 70112

If you or someone you know is in a behavioral health crisis, call 911 or the Metropolitan Crisis Response Team at (504) 826-2675.

This team is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week in Orleans, Plaquemines, and St. Bernard Parishes.

For individuals in crisis in Jefferson Parish, call (504) 832-5123.