Mental Health

Resources on talking about mental health topics with your mentee can be found below:

Youth Mental Health Crisis

3 Ways to Support Someone Who Self Harms 

Helping Someone with Depression

Grief and Loss 


Resources on being empathetic and understanding are below:

Understanding Cultural Humility

Brené Brown on Empathy




Sexual Education and Healthy Relationships

Visit the Texas Foster Youth Health Initiative website to discover effective ways to have Brave Conversations with youth in care. See below for some of the topics of discussion:

· How to have Conversations about Sex and Relationships

· Relationship Safety and Red Flags

· Gender and Sexual Identity

· How to Visit Sexual and Reproductive Health Care Provider