Helpful Mental Health Links
The following links offer useful information and resources on mental
health and related issues, including medications, diagnoses, treatments,
self-screening tools, self-help groups, suicide prevention, domestic
violence, addiction and recovery, hotlines, parenting, personal
growth, and more.
is a free encyclopedia of mental health information created by a
Canadian psychiatrist Dr. Phillip Long with the goal of "improving
understanding, diagnosis, and treatment throughout the world."
Anxiety Disorders of America
only national, non-profit membership organization dedicated to educating
the public, healthcare professionals, and legislators that anxiety
disorders are real, serious and treatable.
Depression and Bipolar Support
Alliance is the nation’s leading patient-directed organization
focusing on the most prevalent mental illnesses – depression and bipolar
Anxiety and Depression Answers is a top resource center online for
information on stress, anxiety, and depression, including topics on
prevention and treatment.
offers resources and information for anxiety, panic attacks, social
anxiety, and depression-related disorders. "Read our comprehensive self-help resources and start feeling better today."
offers resources in
educational psychology and related areas for those interested in
teaching and learning across the lifespan.
Suicide Awareness/Voices of Education: The mission of SAVE is to prevent
suicide through public awareness and education, eliminate stigma, and
serve as a resource to those touched by suicide. SAVE lists two
toll-free numbers to prevent suicide:
The National Domestic
is the only center in the nation that provides information regarding
5000 local and nationwide shelters and providers available for victims,
friends, and family who often call for life saving help. The Hotline
operates 24 hours a day in over 150 languages with a TTY line available
for the deaf.
Women Against Domestic Violence is an
online organization that seeks to provide support and information to any
adult or child who is or has been the victim of domestic abuse.
hundreds of addiction treatment and alcoholism treatment resources in
the U.S., Canada, and overseas.
Addiction treatment and
drug rehab: Recovery Connection offers addiction treatment and drug
rehab referrals nationwide. Learn about symptoms of alcoholism, drug
addiction, and substance abuse, and obtain information on treatment
Addiction No More
offers drug and alcohol referrals to thousands of drug rehabilitation
centers. They have helped thousands of people achieve a life without
drugs or alcohol.
is an extensive guide to information about self-improvement, personal
growth, and self help on the internet. It is designed to be an organized
directory with articles and references to thousands of other websites.
Tools for Transformation
is dedicated to introducing the best available personal development
methods for transformation of body, mind and spirit.
ABCs of Self Help
offers a wealth
of self-help resources including personality tests.
Resources offers "guidance, hope and success" in dealing with
troubled children and teens. It offers a free phone consultation and
states, "We will guide you. We will inform you. Take advantage of our
knowledge and insight. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain."
is a thriving
community and information resource for patients, caregivers, and
families coping with diseases, disorders and chronic illness. "Our goal
is simple....to help people on their way to healing well."
Management Training from
mindtools.com - Learn more than 100 essential management skills at mindtools.com.
Therapy offers an alternative to formal meditation practices with
guidelines and resources to help you inexpensively improve your coping
and awareness skills through an enjoyable activity.
The Family Compass - Leading
the Way offers resources and guidance for parents trying to direct
their kids and families in the right direction: At-Risk Teens, Reactive
Attachment Disorder, ADD/ADHD, Conduct Disorder, Oppositional Defiant
Disorder, Eating Disorders, Drug Rehab, Substance Abuse and Therapy.