Resources 

Social Issues and Self-Esteem

  • Internet safety tips for kids and parents : www.nsteens.org

  • Resource for various bullying issues : www.stopbullying.gov

  • Girls on the Run: Inspiring girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running : www.girlsontherun.org

  • Girls on the Edge: The Four Factors Driving the New Crisis for Girls-Sexual Identity, the Cyberbubble, Obsessions, Environmental Toxins 
    by Leonard Sax (Hardcover - Apr. 27, 2010)

  • Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls 
    by Rachel Simmons

  • Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and the New Realities of Girl World 
    by Rosalind Wiseman (Paperback - Oct. 13, 2009)

 

Suicide, Depression, or Crisis

  • Mental Health America: (800) 273-TALK or www.nmha.org

  • 2nd Floor: A confidential and anonymous 24 hour help line for New Jersey’s youth and young adults : (888) 222-2228

 

General Health

  • KidsHealth and TeensHealth: Information on topics related to your body and your mind.
    Every article is reviewed by doctors and experts : www.kidshealth.or