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If you are feeling overwhelmed, confused or simply don't know where to start, take a deep breath. You are in the right place.

Below are a number of resources and helpful links that can help you find answers to your most pressing questions.

Helpful Mental Health Resources

NAMI Colorado
Non-profit organization providing mental health services to those in need.
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Colorado Crisis Services
Free support for mental health, substance use or emotional concern
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Suicide Prevention Hotline
Free and confidential emotional support for suicidal crisis or emotional distress.
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Colorado Crisis Intervention
Non-profit association governing Crisis Intervention Teams in Colorado.
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The People House
Affordable Counseling Program for mental health therapy.
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NAMI Colorado Law Line
Free and confidential legal advice from licensed Colorado attorneys.
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Rehab Spot
A free web guide about addiction recovery.
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Trusted Third-Party Resources

Maha A. Kamal, Esq.
Family Law Attorney
As a family lawyer, Maha recognizes that divorce and custody cases directly impact a client's mental health. She works closely with a network of highly qualified, diverse mental health providers to ensure that each client and their children have access to the support they need during litigation. She is also a contract attorney for the Rocky Mountain Victim Law Center and has extensive experience working with survivors of domestic violence.
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Erin Hollingsworth
Realtor & Certified Journal Therapy Facilitator
Erin Hollingsworth has diligently served her real estate clients for 15 years. She consistently receives five-star reviews for service, and is skilled at finding properties for special needs trusts. Erin is also a certified journal therapy facilitator who offers individual journal therapy sessions and journal keeping workshops for anyone in crisis or in need of self-care.
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Julia Smith
Financial Advisor
Julia is a LPL financial advisor having provided over a decade of services managing retirement and investment portfolios for hundreds of families. She recognizes that individuals suffering from mental illness may become financially dependent on parents and other family members. Julia can help develop a plan that seeks to continue to financially support your loved ones, on your terms, after death. LPL Financial, member FINRA/SIPC.
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Jonathan Culwell
Probate Counsel
Jonathan is an attorney practicing at the law firm of Glatstein & O’Brien, LLP, where he helps find civil legal solutions to mental health matters. He has significant experience working with issues around mental health, including representing families and guardians as they attempt to avoid criminalizing mental health behaviors, or to focus on a family member moving out of the criminal justice system. Jonathan also takes guardianship and conservatorship matters, estate administration, and drafts estate plans. Jonathan is a board member at NAMI Colorado, and volunteers as a NAMI LawLine attorney.
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Maria Droste
Counseling Center
Maria Droste Counseling Center is a Denver-based nonprofit mental health service organization comprised of mental health professionals, learners and volunteers who are passionate about community, learning, and service. Our uniquely sustainable model of traditional and co-located mental health counseling and clinical training is delivered in collaboration with a group of expert private clinicians. We provide accessible, community-centered, high-quality mental health counseling and clinical training. We serve those seeking healthier lives, regardless of ability to pay.
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