links_sideBelow is a collection of useful resources from reputable government, profession, and non-profit organizations.

Emergency Numbers

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) – 24 hours a day, everyday.

General

AACAP American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

AACAP’s Facts for Families Series
Concise and easy-to-understand fact sheets

Healthy Minds
The American Psychiatric Association’s online resource

National Institute of Mental Health

Medline Plus

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)

AACAP Parent information and Video
A Guide for Families: A video and accompanying brochure developed to help families understand ADHD and how to weigh options for treatment.

Suicide
Information from Medline Plus

WebMD Depression Center

ParentsMedGuide

The guide, co-created with the APA, provides information on depression symptoms, treatment options, and co-occurring disorders.

WebMD Bipolar Disorder

Mayo Clinic Introduction to Bipolar Disorder

Substance Abuse

NIDA – National Institute on Drug Abuse

NIDA for Teens

NIDA’s InfoFacts
Science based information on drug abuse and addiction

NIDA’s Mind Over Matter
Information on drug abuse for grades 5-9

Marijuana-info

Patient/Family Support

NAMI- National Alliance on Mental Illness

National Center for PTSD

AADA- Anxiety Disorders Association of America

CHADD- Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

The Balanced Mind Foundation

DBSA- Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance