Crisis lines:
Deschutes County 24/7 Crisis line: 541-322-7500, ext. 9. This line is for any person of any age experiencing a mental health crisis.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255), or visit  

Crisis lifeline for LGBTQ (Trevor Lifeline): 1-866-488-7386. The Trevor Project is a leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.

National Postpartum Depression Hotline: 1-800-PPD-MOMS.

Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860. This line is primarily for transgender people experiencing a crisis.

Local Resources:

Human Dignity Coalition. A local organization providing resources to LGBTQ+ individuals, specifically youth and families.

PFLAG of Central Oregon, a resource for parents, family, and friends of LGBTQ individuals. 

Ecotherapy Articles:
Using Nature as a Therapeutic Partner

The Counseling Connoisseur: Nature-informed counseling for children

Technology is in our nature: But to flourish, we still need our wild connection.

“Forrest Bathing”

“The Nature Cure”

An additional resource that eloquently defines Ecotherapy.