Mental Health Resources

Below, please find links to recommended mental health resources.

Addiction Center: Provides information helping addicts and their families get the help they need, including recovery resources, information on addiction, and information on treatment facilities.

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: Promote the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through research, training, prevention, comprehensive diagnosis, and treatment.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: Provides resources and education on suicide prevention.

Books Beyond Words: A learning resource for those who are cognitively impaired or lack communication skills. Books Beyond Words helps teach children about life events, problem-solving, emotions, and more.

Depressive and Bipolar Support Alliance: Provides help, support, and education to improve the lives of those living with mood disorders.

Drug Rehab Connections: Provides information on drug and alcohol addiction, as well as overviews of various treatment modalities. 

Helping Young Children Cope with Upsetting Events: Provides support and recommendations for helping children cope with upsetting and traumatic events. 

International OCD Foundation: To help those with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) to live full and productive lives.

Mental Health Association of Maryland: Maryland chapter of the National Mental Health Association.

National Alliance on Mental Illness: NAMI is a grassroots, self-help, and family advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with severe mental illnesses.

NAMI Maryland Chapter: Local resources and links to support in Maryland.

National Institute of Mental Health: National institute dedicated to transforming the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research.

National Mental Health Association: National, community-based network dedicated to helping Americans achieve wellness by living mentally healthier lives.

Tips for Caregivers on Media Coverage of Upsetting Events: Provides tips and advice for caregivers for when there is media coverage of upsetting or traumatic events.