The Idaho Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health
is a family-run nonprofit organization that actively promotes and seeks solutions for mental health well being for our children and youth. We work with government, nonprofit, and for-profit organizations for the needs of children with emotional, behavioral, and mental disorders and their families. We are a chapter of the National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health.
Take a look at the 2013 Advocacy Award Winners
Idaho Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health would like to acknowledge and thank two groups for their recent contributions
IDACORP Employees’ Community Service Fund
Raised over $1,200 in donations this year. These funds come from voluntary employee contributions and corporate matching funds.
Intermountain Combined Federal Campaign
Raised over $600 in donations from federal employees who elect a charitable contribution through payroll deduction.
Thank you very much!
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Parent Webinar Series
View Mark Gunning’s TV appearance discussing the “Parent Webinar Series”.
View Video here.
The Idaho Federation of Families is excited to announce a new series of educational webinars specific to topics in which parents have expressed interest. Please join us each month for a different topic.
To accommodate busy schedules we are offering each training three times during the month
1st Thursday of the month at 10 am Mountain Time
2nd Saturday of the month at 9 am Mountain Time
3rd Tuesday of the month at 9 pm Mountain Time
November Making the Holidays Memorable
December Managed Care & Medicaid Changes
January Strategies for Parenting Teens with ADHD
February Signs, Symptoms, Dangers& Prevention of Drug Use
Advance registration and computer with internet access required.
Registration contact: 1-800-905-3436 or
Presentations from Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week Conference.
Liza Long, presented on “Stigma” click here
Dr. Ninon Germain M.D., presented on “Trends in Children’s Mental Health Treatment” click here
Ann Kirkwood, presented on “Stigma Runs Deep: What is it and What Can We Do?” click here
Judy Gabert, presented on “Youth Suicide” click here
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