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Counseling Resources

VandenBerge Middle School Counseling Resources

Listed below is a sampling of a few counseling and family resources available in the Elk River area.  Please check with your current health insurance provider to determine if any of these resources are covered under your health care insurance policy.

Mental Health and Other Helpful Resources: 

Sherburne County Guide to Mental Health for Children and Families:  This is a comprehensive resource guide of services and resources offered in and out of Sherburne County.   

ISD 728 Prevention & Safety Website: This link holds a variety of resources regarding mental health, safety, SEL, Bullying, COVID and more. 


Crisis Hotline Information:  24 hours a day

Central MN Crisis Line1-800-635-8008 or 320-253-5555  Click here for a printable Mental Health Crisis flyer 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline  Dial 988

Crisis Text Line Text MN to 741741 (Suicide Prevention Text Resource) Crisis Text Line is free, confidential and available 24/7/365

National Runaway Safeline 1-800-RUNAWAY (786-2929)

Mobile Crisis Services by County:

Anoka County Residents - (763) 755-3801

Hennepin County Residents - (612) 596-1223 (COPE Program)

Sherburne County Residents - (763) 765-4000

Cyber Safety:

Lots of good information on this topic found here

Cyber Bullying

Stress Management

Calm app

Change to Chill

Virtual Calming Corner

ADD/ADHD Diagnosis:

Dr. Pete Sommers:  (763) 201-1090 (Maple Grove Area)

Dr. Cynthia Johnson:  (651)308-3296  (Anoka Area)

Innovative Psychological Consultants, Inc.:  (763) 416-4167 (Elk River)

Health for Kids:

Kids Health