Mental Health Links #2

Federal Web Sites
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)(link is external)

National Strategy for Suicide Prevention(link is external)
Adminstration for Children and Families (ACF)(link is external)
National Strategy for Suicide Prevention(link is external)
National Strategy for Suicide Prevention(link is external)
Administration on Aging (AoA)(link is external)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)(link is external)
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)(link is external)
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)(link is external)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)(link is external)

U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ)(link is external)

U.S. Department of Education(link is external)

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)(link is external)
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)(link is external)

U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)(link is external)
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Home Page(link is external)
Office of the Surgeon General (link is external)
President’s New Freedom Commission on Mental Health(link is external)

State Mental Health Agencies
CMHS/ Other Federal Agency Research, Training and Technical Assistance Centers
Other Mental Health Web Sites
Other Web Sites

Professional Associations and Resources

International Professional Associations


Other Mental Health Related Links

SAVE – Suicide Awareness Voices of Education

Mental Health America

Mental Health Association of Minnesota

Minnesota Disability Law Center

National Empowerment Center

National Institute of Mental Health

Anxiety & Posttraumatic Stress Disorder                              

Information on Panic Disorder

NAMI- Information on Anxiety Disorders

National Center for PTSD

Managing Traumatic Stress

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

The Anxiety Network

 Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

NIMH- What is ADHD?

ADHD in Adults

ADHD Fact Sheet

Children and Adults with ADHD (CHADD)

ADHD- A Guide for Families

Depression and Bipolar Disorder

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

NAMI- What is Depression?

Mayo Clinic- Depression Self-Assessment

Learn more about “The Happiness Trap”

Depression and Psychotherapy

Depression and Exercise

Eating Disorders and Body Image

Online Support for Eating Disorders

National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)

Eating Disorder Hope

Planned Parenthood- Body Image

The Center for Mindful Eating

Pervasive Developmental Disorders

Autism Speaks

Kids Health- Autism

Asperger Syndrome

NIMH- Pervasive Developmental Disorders

Grief and Loss

Coping with Grief and Loss

Coping with Pet Loss

The Wendt Center for Grief and Loss

What is Normal Grief?

Holistic Health and Wellness

Caroline Myss- Article on Healing                                                            

Strategies for Health

“Wellness from Within” Packet

Resources for Inspiration

The DailyOm

The Happiness Project

Mental Health & Mental Illness Information

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Mental Health America

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Mental Illness and Nutrition


Dr. Russ Harris on Mindfulness

Cultivating Mindfulness

Suggestions for Daily Mindfulness Practice

Dr. Elisa Goldstein on Mindfulness

Can Mindfulness Really Rewire the Brain?

Urban Mindfulness

Tara Brach- Home

Parents, Children and Families

TIME- How the First Nine Months Shape Your Life

The Mindful Parent

Jon Kabat-Zinn on Mindful Parenting

Attachment Disorders

Parenting- Home Page

Developing Your Child’s Self-Esteem

Parenting Safe Teens

Kid’s Health

Relationships, Intimacy, Love and Dating

Quiz- Are You Ready for Lasting Love?

Stonewalling in Relationships

Coping after a Break-up or Divorce

Dr. Christie Hartman on Online Dating Profiles

Suicide Prevention & Awareness

National Suicide Prevention Hotline

NIMH- Suicide Prevention

Information on Suicide

Suicide Warning Signs

SAVE- Suicide Prevention

These links to other websites are provided as a public service only. I am not responsible for their accuracy, reliability nor content.

Addiction and Recovery
Alcoholics Anonymous
SAMHSA’s Substance Abuse/Addiction
Al-Anon / Alateen
Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

Anxiety Disorders
Answers to Your Questions About Panic Disorder 
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), Mayo Clinic

Associations & Institutes
American Psychological Association
National Institute of Mental Health
Mental Health America
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
American Psychiatric Association
National Alliance of Mental Illness

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ADDA – Attention Deficit Disorder Association
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, NIMH

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence
Childhelp USA®
SAMHSA’s Children and Families
SAMHSA’s Protection and Advocacy
Questions and Answers about Memories of Childhood Abuse
The National Domestic Violence Hotline Website

Chronic Fatigue
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Bipolar Disorder News –
Depression and How Therapy Can Help

Developmental Disorders
Asperger’s Disorder
Yale Autism Program

Dissociation and Traumatic Stress
Sidran Traumatic Stress Institute

Eating Disorders
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

National Sleep Foundation
American Sleep Association
American Academy of Sleep Medicine sleep info

Journals & Magazines
ADHD Report
Anxiety, Stress and Coping
Contemporary Hypnosis
Depression and Anxiety
Drug and Alcohol Review
Early Child Development and Care
Eating Disorders
Educational Assessment
Journal of Gambling Studies
Journal of Happiness Studies
Journal of Mental Health and Aging
Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy
Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology
Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment
Language and Cognitive Processes
Loss, Grief & Care
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities 
Metaphor and Symbol
Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
Personal Relationships
Personality and Individual Differences
Psychiatric Bulletin
Psychology of Men & Masculinity
Psychology Today
Stress and Health
Studies in Gender and Sexuality
Substance Abuse
Trauma, Violence & Abuse

Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Questioning Intersex (LGBTQI)
San Diego LGBT Community Center
San Diego Gay and Lesbian News
Gay and Lesbian Friendly Churches
LGBT Business Directory
LGBT Equal Rights: Human Rights Campaign
North County LGBTQ Resource Center
San Diego Pride

Medications and Health Supplements
Drug Interactions,
Drug Interactions, DIRECT
Medical Dictionary
Medications, FDA
Medication, Internet Mental Health
Medications, PDR
Medline, Comparison

Mental Health Care General Links and Additional Mental Health Care & Counseling Resources
Let’s Talk Facts, APA
Mental Health Counselor Resources,
Mental Help Net
University of Michigan Health Library
Free Guided Meditation
College Students – Signs & Symptoms of Mental Health Issues
The Center HIV Services
Signs of Menopause, Symptoms of Menopause

Personality Disorders
Mental Help Net – Personality Disorders
Personality Disorders – Focus Adolescent Counselor Services 

Suicide Awareness and Hotlines
SAMHSA’s Suicide Prevention
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Suicide: Read This First


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