Social/Emotional Resources

Jefferson Center for Mental Health (JCMH)

Jefferson Center for Mental Health is a non-profit community mental health center serving Jefferson, Clear Creek, and Gilpin counties since 1958. Our mission is to promote mental health and provide quality mental health services for persons with emotional problems and/or serious mental illness. We are partners with our community, working together to create a place that fosters mental health and supports those with mental health challenges.


Our services are provided through numerous clinical locations in our three county service area, in addition to schools, nursing homes, senior centers and other partner locations throughout our community. Jefferson Center for Mental Health has a pay policy, which is based on income, number of dependents, and availability of other funding sources for this purpose. 
For more information visit the Jefferson Center For Mental Health

Helpful Websites

The Center - Resources for LGBTQ students 
Judi's House - For grieving children and families 
Psychology Today - Search for a therapist by insurance, specialty, and location 
The Trevor Project - Resources for LGBTQ students
Live Another Day - Substance abuse and mental health resources
DetoxLocal - Substance abuse resources


Free Virtual Suicide Prevention Training for Parents & Caregivers 

The Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) mission is to reduce suicidal behaviors and save lives by providing innovative, practical, and proven suicide prevention training. The signs of crisis are all around us and quality education empowers all people, regardless of their background, to make a positive difference in the life of someone they know.


QPR for parents/caregivers teaches people to:

•       Recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis

•       How to ask someone directly if they are feeling suicidal

•       How to refer someone to help

The next virtual training is Wednesday, November 30 from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Space is limited so register now to reserve your spot.

Capacitación virtual gratuita sobre la prevención del suicidio para padres y cuidadores

La misión de Preguntar, Persuadir, Referir (QPR) es reducir los comportamientos suicidas y salvar vidas al proporcionar capacitación innovadora, práctica y comprobada para la prevención del suicidio. Los signos de crisis nos rodean y una educación de calidad nos empodera a todas las personas, independientemente de nuestro origen, para asi marcar una diferencia positiva en la vida de alguien que conocen.
QPR para padres/cuidadores enseña a las personas a:
• Reconocer las señales de advertencia de una crisis de suicidio
• Cómo preguntarle a alguien directamente si se siente suicida
• Cómo recomendar a alguien para que le ayude

La próxima capacitación virtual es el miércoles 30 de noviembre de 11 a. m. a 12:30 p. m. El espacio es limitado, así que regístrese ahora para reservar su lugar..

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