Youth Resources

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Want to learn more about brain development, stress, and resilience? Here are some great and accessible places to start. Feel free to share these with your community.

Sara the Counselor: TikTok

Brain in the Palm of your Hand Part 1 Video

Brain in the Palm of your Hand Part 2 Video

Why the teenage brain has an evolutionary advantage – Video

University of California

A collection of resources for youth about childhood trauma and its impact

National Child Traumatic Stress Network Youth Resources 

An Illustrated Guide for Youth on Understanding Trauma

Trauma Informed Oregon 

A podcast for youth about mental health

SpeakReal Podcast produced by YouthSpeak 

Specifically Episode 24 on BIPOC Mental Health

A great article about how a teen with neurodiversity navigated the school system


Arizona ACEs Consortium

The Arizona ACEs Consortium is a collaboration of more than one hundred individuals, state, county, and private organizations working together.

We are made up of professionals from all walks of life, united by a desire to help Arizona’s children.

It’s a big group, and we’re committed to making sure that all families have the opportunity to raise healthy children from the start, so that every child has the opportunity to thrive.

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