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Social Conflict versus Bullying

Social Conflict: A disagreement stated or implied by two or more individuals. If students participate in any part of the events of a disagreement, it is social conflict.

Bullying: Repeated one-way harassment

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Parenting Montana: Tools for your child’s success



Substance Prevention and Information for Parents

Let’s Face It:

National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens:


Get Smart About Drugs:


Hotlines, Warmlines, and Suicide Prevention:


National Association of School Psychology:

The Montana Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) is also available. This line operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week and is also free and confidential.
People can also text the Montana Crisis Text Line, by texting “MT” to 741741.

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: or 1-800-273-8255

            Text to talk 741741

Lewis and Clark Suicide Prevention Coalition:

Veterans Crisis Line: 1-844-395-1271

Montana Warmline: or 1-877-688-3377

Addiction Treatment Help Line: 877-887-5016

SAMHSA’s National Helpline: 1-800-662-4357

The Trevor Project Trevor Lifeline Trans Lifeline: 1-866-488-7386

Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860

LGBT National Hotline (all ages): 1-888-843-4564

Montana 211


Corona Virus Resources

The Montana Warmline will now operate from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Friday and noon to 9 p.m. on weekends. The service, which is free and confidential, can be reached by calling 1-877-688-3377 or going to

Local/National Resources:

Mental Health America of Montana: 406-587-7774

National Institute of Mental Illness:

Awareness Network:

Instar Community Services: 406-422-4828

Helena Indian Alliance: 406-422-9244

M.I.L.P (Montana Independent Living Project): 406-442-5755

St. Peter's Hospital Behavioral Unit: 406-495-6561

Center for Mental Health: 406-443-7151

AWARE Inc: 406-449-3120

Florence Crittenton Home: 406-442-6950
Boyd Andrew Chemical Dependency Services: 406-443-2343

Alcoholics Anonymous: 888-607-2000

Narcotics Anonymous: 818-773-9999


Voices of Hope: 406-268-1337
Montana Mental Health Ombudsman (help navigating system):  888-444-9669
Montana Child and Family Ombudsman: 844-252-4453

The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Montana (NAMI Montana): 406-443-7871

Addictive and Mental Disorders Division (State Agency for Adult Mental Illness): 406-444-3964
Montana Children's Mental Health Bureau: 406-444-4545
Montana Youth Homes (children counseling): 406-449-3038

Drop-In Center: 406-442-1374

Intermountain: 406-442-7920

Shodair Children’s Hospital: 406-444-7500
Mental Health America of Montana: 877-927-6642
Montana Vocational Rehabilitation: 888-279-7531

Montana Peer Network: 406-551-1058

Vet-to-Vet PTSD Support: 406-447-7596

Vet Center: 1-877-927-8387
National Guard Family Assistance Center: 877-706-7598
Veterans Administration:1-800-827-1000
Montana Brain Injury Alliance Help Line:1-800-241-6442

Friendship Center: 406-442-6800

Montana State Hospital: 406-693-7000


Other Resources:

Montana 211 (information for nearby services): 406-268-1337

PureView Health Center: 406-443-2584

Leo Pocha Health Clinic: 406-449-5796

St. Peter's Community Hospital: 406-442-2480

St. Peter’s North Clinic: 406-447-2488

St. Peter’s Urgent Care: 406-447-2488
Fort Harrison VA Medical Clinic: 877-468-8387

Montana Medicaid: 406-444-1700
Healthy Montana Kids Health Coverage: 1-877-543-7669
Medicaid Help Line: 800-362-8312
     - Local: 406-444-1700
Medicare Information: 800-633-4227
Montana Mental Health Services Plan: 406-444-9330

Planned Parenthood: 406-443-7676

Meals on Wheels: 406-447-1680