Additional Mental Health Resources
- Crisis Stabilization and Emergencies
- Mental Health Hospitals and Services
- Rehabilitation, Recovery, and Residential Programs
- Free or Low-Cost Services and Housing
- Support and Government Services
- Drug and Alcohol Recovery Programs
- Counseling, Legal, and Vocational Assistance
- Additional Mental Health Resources
National Mental Health America is a 100 year old organization focusing on advocacy, education and service.
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation – awarding NARSAD (National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia & Depression) grants – is the world’s leading charity dedicated to the research of mental health.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance provides almost everything you need to know about depression and bipolar disorder.
International Mental Health Research Organization is committed to funding research and raising awareness to help people with brain disease, and, ultimately, find cures for schizophrenia, depression and bipolar disorder.
healthyplace.com The largest consumer mental health site, providing comprehensive, trusted information on psychological disorders and psychiatric medications from both a consumer and expert point of view.
National Center for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice is a centralized national focal point that pulls together and links the various activities and research for youth with mental health disorders in contact with the juvenile justice system.
National Eating Disorder Association is a non-profit organization working to support those experiencing and recovering from eating disorders, and support for their families.
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education is a great site promoting awareness, education, and help for those struggling with or affected by suicide.
thebalancedmind.org family resources for our kids with mood disorder.
Half Of Us is a joint campaign launched by MTVU and the Jed Foundation to raise awareness about the prevalence of mental health issues on campus and connect students to the appropriate resources to get help.
College guide for students with psychiatric disabilities.
Transition Year is an online resource center to help parents and students focus on emotional health before, during and after the college transition.
Active Minds is an organization working to utilize the student voice to change the conversation about mental health on college campuses. By developing and supporting chapters of a student-run mental health awareness, education, and advocacy group on campuses, the organization works to increase students’ awareness of mental health issues, provide information and resources regarding mental health and mental illness, encourage students to seek help as soon as it is needed, and serve as liaison between students and the mental health community.
Connect with others who are suffering with Alzheimer’s – get authoritative, up-to-date resources and advice from professionals with expertise about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.
seancostellofund.org Research for treatment of Bipolar Disorder, develop and support education for early diagnosis and intervention, and translate the human side of bipolar disorder and its severity to improve outcomes and resources, especially for those without insurance, targeting the musical community.
Suicide Prevention Lifeline
24 hours a day
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We Connect Now
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CoDA.org – Co-Dependents Anonymous
NA.org – Narcotics Anonymous
AA.org – Alcoholics Anonymous
Georgia Health News
Resources for Veterans
Choices in Recovery
Treatment Advocacy Center
Mental Health America (MHA) of Georgia
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA)
National Education Alliance Borderline Personality Disorder (NEA-BPD)
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing Therapy) – treatment for trauma victims
What is Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)
Help and information on Trichotillomania (hair pulling)
See www.gamap2care.info/ to search for licensed facilities in Georgia. More than 7,000 facilities and services are included and can be searched by location and types of care.
NAMI does not endorse any specific treatment, service or provider. The choice and combination of treatment and services selected depends in most cases on the type of mental illness, the severity of symptoms, the availability of options and decisions determined by the individual, often in consultation with their health care provider and others. NAMI advocates and educates for timely, affordable, accountable, cost effective, best practices treatment and services that produce optimal recovery outcomes.