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SafeSpace Center Services
We’re all about you — youth aged 12 to 26. We share the same goals. To help you thrive and emotionally connect with your family, friends, and life. That’s why we’re approaching mental health challenges in a whole new way. No judgment. No stigma. Just help and support you can trust. We’re developing youth-oriented centers in your community, programs that provide early access to support services, awareness of mental health challenges and greater community engagement, including school programs.
SafeSpace Menlo Park Center is comprised of the following three locations. 708 Oak Grove Ave is our Community Engagement Center. 1162 and 1166 El Camino Real offer clinical services through our affiliate partner BACA.
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We’ll get you or your loved one back on track. Help find your way out of hardship. We’ve teamed up with the Bay Area Clinical Associates (BACA), to offer clinical therapeutic services, family therapy, and intensive outpatient programs. Know this: You and your family aren’t alone, and don’t need to struggle anymore.
What is Secondary Traumatic Stress? Compassion fatigue, or secondary traumatic stress disorder, is a natural but disruptive by-product of working with traumatized clients. It is a set of observable reactions to working with people who have been traumatized and mirrors the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) (Osofsky, Putnam & Lederman, 2008; Figley, 1995). Many…Read More
Getting the proper rest: Limit screen time by placing phones and computers in a separate room at a designated time, minimize stimulating activities before bed, and establish a sleep routine to ensure 8-10 hours of sleep per night. Keeping a journal to prevent recurring thoughts can alleviate stress triggers. Eat healthy with a balanced diet:…Read More
The portrayal of mental health in the media and wider world has never been favorable, but in recent years the connotations surrounding our community have diverged into two paths: we’ve become monsters and we’ve become jokes. The demonization of mental illness is present largely in the entertainment industry (e.g. in television shows like Criminal Minds)…Read More
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Menlo Park Affiliate
Therapeutic services provided through our affiliate partner BACA (Bay Area Clinical Associates).
Address: 1162 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025
Community Engagement Center
Offering peer to peer support groups, educational services, and community outreach.
Address: 708 Oak Grove Ave, Menlo Park, CA