LINKS

General Information

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH):   www.nimh.nih.gov
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration(SAMHSA):   www.samhsa.gov
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI):   www.nami.org
American Psychiatric Association (APA):   www.psychiatry.org
MentalHealth.org:   www.mentalhealth.org
PubMed:   www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/
Mental Health Crisis Video: whnt.com/community/children-and-mental-health

Suicide Prevention

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-TALK):   www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP):   afsp.org

Mood Disorders

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA):   www.dbsalliance.org

Anxiety & Trauma

Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA):   www.adaa.org
International OCD Foundation (IOCDF):   iocdf.org
National Center for Victims of Crime:   victimsofcrime.org
National Center for PTSD:   www.ptsd.va.gov
Gateway to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Information:   www.ptsdinfo.org

Insomnia & Sleep Disorders

National Sleep Foundation (NSF):   sleepfoundation.org
Sleep Education:   sleepeducation.org

Addiction, Substance Abuse,  Smoking Cessation

National Institute on a Drug Abuse (NIDA):   www.drugabuse.gov
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA):   www.aa.org
Narcotics Anonymous (NA):   www.na.org
Women for Sobriety (WFS):   www.womenforsobriety.org
Al-Anon & Alateen (for families of problem drinkers):   www.al-anon.org
Smokefree.gov (for help with smoking cessation):   smokefree.gov
1-800-QUIT-NOW (operated by the CDC and National Cancer Institute to support smoking cessation):   www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/quit-smoking/

Attention Deficit Disorders

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder (CHADD):   www.chadd.org

Borderline & Other Personality Disorders

National Educational Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEA.BPD):   www.borderlinepersonalitydisorder.com

Eating Disorders

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD):   www.anad.org

Psychotic Disorders

Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America (SARDAA):   www.sardaa.org
schizophrenia.com:   schizophrenia.com

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Autism Society:   www.autism-society.org

Aging & Elderly

National Institute on Aging (NIA):   www.nia.nih.gov
American Society for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP):   www.aagpgpa.org
Alzheimer’s Association:   www.alz.org

Children & Adolescents

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP):   www.aacap.org

Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

Organization of Teratology Information Specialists (OTIS / Mother to Baby):   mothertobaby.org
LactMed (via NIH’s ToxNet):   toxnet.nlm.nih.gov

Medication Information & Shortages

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA):   www.fda.gov
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP):   ashp.org

Poison Control

Poison Control Centers:   www.poison.org