If you are concerned about someone in a crisis, please use the links to the right or call 911
Click here to sign up for our mental health screening on October 7th, 2020
What you'll find on this website
Click Here for a link to this document of tips for maintaining wellness if you've been asked to quarantine. There is a printable, half-page version at this link. You can also visit our Tips for Home-Centered Wellness Pages by navigating the menu above.
Other resources on this website can be found to support students and families by providing current resources for mental health, including suicide prevention resources, tips for understanding and managing anxiety and depression, help with grief/loss or self-harm, general tips for happiness & wellbeing (including our Wellness Wednesday posts), tools for social and emotional learning, and a page for educators which includes important forms and documents.
For current information on mental health providers in our community, please check out the following link.
This mental health provider list has been compiled and updated by the Jordan Health and Wellness Team to provide information on mental health providers in our community. If you have questions about using or navigating this document, please watch our YouTube video or contact Kevin Mossel at email@example.com.
Health and Wellness in Jordan School District is a part of Student Services and is made up of a team of wellness and mental health specialists who are dedicated to meeting student's social and emotional needs.
Please refer to our 2020 Strategic Plan for current information on Jordan's Health and Wellness Team goals.
Other Jordan School District Resources
Jordan Family Education Center
The Jordan Family Education Center provides weekly classes on anger management, parenting, dealing with divorce, anxiety, social skills, and many other important topics of wellness and mental health. You can also receive FREE counseling services through the Jordan Education Center. You can also call the number below to schedule an intake appointment or ask about specific classes. Call the Family Education Center at 801-565-7442.
Jordan Comprehensive School Counseling Program
Each of our Jordan District schools have qualified counselors who are available to support many of your child's needs. Visit your school's site or call the school to get in touch with your child's counselor.
Psychologists in Jordan District are part of our Guidance Department and every school also has a qualified psychologist who works hard to support your child.
Additional Crisis Information
If you are anxious about calling a crisis line or would like information about what happens when you call a crisis line, read this article from KSL News that describes what happens when you call a crisis line.
Salt Lake County Youth Services provides immediately available, free crisis counseling by phone or in person at the Juvenile Receiving Center 385-468-4470. This service does not require an appointment and is available 24-hours a day. Youth may come to a Juvenile Receiving Centers (JRC) on their own or parents may bring youth in for a break, respite, or individual/family crisis counseling.
- Salt Lake JRC: 177 W Price Avenue, South Salt Lake: Open 24/7 – (385) 468-4500
- West Jordan JRC: 8781 South Redwood Rd. Building # 3, West Jordan: Open Monday-Friday 8 AM to 8 PM – 385-468-4610