Depression Resources for Youth
Depression – A Reference list for clients and families 

Canadian Mental Health Association – Simcoe County Branch

15 & 21 Bradford St.

Barrie ON, L4N 1W2


Toll free: 1-800-461-4319


Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County Walk-In Counselling Clinic

20 Anne St. S.

Barrie ON, L4N 2C6



845 King St.

Midland ON, L4R 0B7


Kids Help Phone



Kinark Child and Family Service, Simcoe County Region

34 Simcoe St.

Barrie ON.


Toll free: 1-800-230-8534


788 Yonge St. Unit 3

Midland ON, L4R 2E6



Mental Health Helpline



Coping with Depression in Young People: a guide for parents. Fitzpatrick C, Sharry J. Wiley, 2004.


Helping Your Teenager Beat Depression: a Problem-Solving Approach for Families. Manassis K., Levac A.M. Toronto, ON: Woodbine House, 2004.


Lonely, Sad and Angry: how to help your unhappy child. Ingersoll BD, Goldstein S. Specialty Press/A.D.D. Warehouse, 2001.


Mind Over Mood: a cognitive therapy treatment manual for clients. Greenberger D., Padesky C.A. New York, NY: Guilford Press, 1995.
A self-help book for adults that is usable by most adolescents

Mood Disorders Association of Ontario

Rescuing Your Teenager from Depression. Berlinger NT. Collins Living, 2005.

The Depressed Child: a parent’s guide for rescuing kids. Riley DA. Taylor Trade Publishing, 2001.