Local Supports and Resources 

2021 Special Needs Directory Activities, Recreation, and Respite 

Visual Supports 

Visual Supports Training 

A Day in Our Shoes: 33 Visual Picture Schedules for Home/Daily Routines

How we learn: Creating Visual Schedules 

Printable Picture Cards 

And Next Comes L: Free Printable Daily Visual Schedule 

Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities/Co-Occurring Diagnosis

 The Center for START Services 

 The National Association of Dual Diagnosis 


Mental Health

 Mental Health America

 National Alliance on Mental Illness

Self-help Booklet Series 

Behavior Intervention Resources

National Center for Pyramid Model Innovations (NCPMI) 

Autism Spectrum Disorder 

Asperger/Autism Network (AANE) 

Autistic Self Advocacy Network 

Autistic Women & Nonbinary Network 

Emory Autism Center 

Chattanooga Autism Center 

Sesame Street and Autism 

Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC)

Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention

National Suicide Prevention hotline 

Georgia Crisis and Access Line 

American Association of Suicidology 

Suicide Prevention Resources 


Mental Health Wellness for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities 

Autism Focused Intervention Resources and Modules 

Autism Internet Modules 

Free Registered Behavior Technician Training 

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Free Trauma-Informed Care Training Courses 

Professional Organizations

Behavior Analyst Certification Board 

National Association of Black Social Workers 

National Association of Social Workers 

Black Applied Behavior Analyst

Association of Professional Behavior Analyst

 The National Association of Dual Diagnosis 

Access to Crisis Services
For immediate access to routine or crisis services, please call the Georgia Crisis and Access Line (GCAL) at 1-800-715-4225. GCAL is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year to help you or someone you care for in a crisis.