Terms of Use, Disclaimer, and Private Statement.


The Youth Mental Health Project website (“Site”), including text, graphics, and images (“Content”), is furnished as an informational resource only and is NOT a substitute for the knowledge, skill, and judgment of qualified psychiatrists, psychologists, physicians and healthcare professionals. This information does not constitute any affiliation, endorsement or promotion by The Youth Mental Health Project, and this information is not intended to be relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. The Content on this Site does not constitute medical or legal advice and is not intended to be relied upon to cure, diagnose, or treat any mental or physical health condition. The Youth Mental Health Project does not guarantee the accuracy, reliability, adequacy, or completeness of this information. Information accessed on or through this Site is neither complete nor exhaustive and does not cover all mental health concerns, diagnoses, disabilities, illnesses, and physical conditions or their management or treatment.

Should you have any health, medical, or disability questions or concerns, please consult a physician or other healthcare professional. Never disregard, avoid, or delay obtaining advice from your licensed mental health care provider because of something you have read on this Site. This site does not provide counseling or crisis intervention services. Individuals in need of these services should contact their health care provider or community mental health center or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 (TALK). If you or someone you know is having immediate thoughts of self-harm, suicide, or harm to others, immediately call 911.

The Youth Mental Health Project expressly disclaims responsibility and shall have no liability, for any damages, loss, injury, or liability whatsoever suffered as a result of a users reliance on the information contained in this site. The Youth Mental Health Project reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modifications to the Content of this website for any reason at any time without any prior notice.

Internet Links

Organizations are free to link to The Youth Mental Health Project Site. As individual pages are subject to change or deletion, please link directly to ymhproject.org/. As a general rule, The Youth Mental Health Project does not link to any commercial site. To request more information about becoming a partner of The Youth Mental Health Project, please email wendy.ward@ymhproject.org.

This Site contains links to other organizations that may provide useful information for users. Links may also exist from third party websites to The Youth Mental Health Project website. Users acknowledge that The Youth Mental Health Project is not in control of these sites and cannot control their content or practices. The existence of a link to or from The Youth Mental Health Project Site does not indicate endorsement or recommendation of any individual, organization, product, or practice by The Youth Mental Health Project, its officers, Board of Directors, employees, or volunteers.

Use of Content

No content (including text, graphic image, photo, audio/video clip, or computer/Internet programming code) contained on this site may be downloaded, printed, or distributed via print or electronic format for any commercial use without prior written consent from The Youth Mental Health Project. Copies of The Youth Mental Health Project’s print informational brochures are available free of charge upon request. Other information found on this site may be printed, duplicated, and distributed in limited quantity for non-commercial, educational purposes only with the inclusion of the following acknowledgment: Copyright: The Youth Mental Health Project. For questions regarding the use of information on this site, please contact wendy.ward@ymhproject.org.

Privacy Statement

The Youth Mental Health Project does not obtain information that will personally identify website visitors, unless visitors choose to provide such information by ordering materials, subscribing to the newsletter, donating, or otherwise connecting with us. The Youth Mental Health Project does not give, rent, share, sell or transfer any personal information provided to us on this site or through any contact of The Youth Mental Health Project to any third party. When inquiries are emailed to The Youth Mental Health Project staff, the message and email address is stored to allow staff to respond electronically. Unless otherwise required by statute, The Youth Mental Health Project does not identify publicly who sends questions or comments through this website.

When deemed appropriate at its sole discretion, The Youth Mental Health Project may provide user information, including identifying information that may have been entered into the site by the user, to authorized law enforcement agencies when the site has been used in connection with potentially illegal practices.