Welcome to the Mental Health Links page at Living Well Psychotherapy! We’re delighted to have you here and committed to helping you and the community on your journey toward emotional wellness and personal growth. This carefully curated collection of resources is designed to offer you valuable insights and connections to mental health support, whether you’re one of our clients or simply searching the web for guidance.
As you explore our Mental Health Links, remember that this is just the beginning of your path to well-being. Our dedicated team of professionals is here to support you along the way, providing personalized care and guidance to help you live your best life. So, dive in, explore, and don’t hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions or concerns.
Thank you for choosing Living Well Psychotherapy as your partner in mental health. We’re honored to be a part of your journey, and we’re confident these resources will help you build a brighter, healthier future. Happy exploring!
Associations & Institutes:
- American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry: A professional organization dedicated to promoting the healthy development of children and adolescents through research, education, and policy advocacy.
- American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy: A professional association focused on advancing the practice and research of marriage and family therapy to improve the well-being of families and communities.
- American Counseling Association: A membership organization representing professional counselors in various practice settings, committed to fostering growth and development in the counseling profession.
- American Psychiatric Association: A leading organization in psychiatry, working to ensure optimal care for individuals with mental health conditions through education, research, and policy.
- American Psychological Association: A premier scientific and professional organization representing psychology, promoting psychological knowledge and practice for the betterment of human welfare.
- American Psychological Society: A nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the science of psychology through research, teaching, and public advocacy.
- Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies: A multidisciplinary organization committed to promoting the understanding, development, and practice of evidence-based cognitive and behavioral therapies.
- Center for Mental Health Services: A U.S. government agency focused on improving the availability and quality of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation services for individuals with mental health disorders.
- Mental Health America: A leading community-based nonprofit organization addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and promoting overall mental health for all.
- MentalHealth.gov: A U.S. government website providing information on mental health, including resources, treatments, and early intervention strategies.
- National Institute of Mental Health: A U.S. government research institute focused on understanding, treating, and preventing mental health disorders through research and public education.
- National Mental Health Association: A community-based nonprofit organization dedicated to addressing the needs of people with mental health conditions and promoting mental health for all.
- National Eating Disorders Association: A nonprofit organization providing support, resources, and advocacy for individuals and families affected by eating disorders.
- National Sleep Foundation: A nonprofit organization dedicated to improving sleep health and well-being through research, education, and advocacy.
- National Women’s Health Resource Center: A nonprofit organization empowering women with information to make informed decisions about their health and well-being.
- The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: A collaborative network of experts dedicated to raising the standard of care and improving access to services for traumatized children and their families.
- NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness): A grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for individuals and families affected by mental illness through education, advocacy, and support.
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: A U.S. government agency working to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): A leading U.S. government agency committed to safeguarding public health by preventing and controlling diseases, injuries, and disabilities, with initiatives that address mental health and well-being.
Suicide Awareness and Hotlines
- American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
- Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
- Suicide: Read This First
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
- Bipolar Disorder News – Pendulum.org
- Depression and How Therapy Can Help
- Depression Screening
- Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- National Center for PTSD
- Give an Hour— for veterans and their families
- National Center for PTSD Real Warriors (U.S. Department of Defense)— for veterans and their families
- The Gift From Within
- Sidran Institute
Addiction and Recovery
- American Dietetic Association
- National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders
- Overeaters Anonymous
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
- ADDA – Attention Deficit Disorder Association
- Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, NIMH
- Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence
- Childhelp USA
- Questions and Answers about Memories of Childhood Abuse
- The National Domestic Violence Hotline Website
- National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
- DrugWatch.com: Provides up-to-date information about prescription and over-the-counter medications, including details about associated side effects
- RxList: The Internet Drug Index
Physical Health Links
The following resources support overall well-being and physical health. These resources are intended to complement, not replace, professional medical advice.
Medications and Health Supplements
- Medical Encyclopedia
- Medication, Internet Mental Health
- Medications, PDR
- Medline, Comparison
- The People Pharmacy
- National Center for Biotechnology Information
- Your Disease Risk
- Mayo Clinic
- [Duke Integrative Medicine](https://www.dukeintegrativemedicine.org
- American Cancer Society
- National Cancer Institute
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- American Diabetes Association
- American Heart Association
- National Multiple Sclerosis Society
- Arthritis Foundation
- National Institute on Drug Abuse
- National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
- Partnership to End Addiction
- Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA)
- Sex Addicts Anonymous (SAA)
- Sexaholics Anonymous (SA)
- Sexual Compulsives Anonymous (SCA)
- Sexual Recovery Anonymous (SRA)
- S-Anon International Family Groups – For family members and loved ones affected by someone’s sex addiction
- The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH)
- The International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (IITAP)
Older Adult Health
Grief and Loss
Mental Health Apps
Please note that these resources are intended to complement, not replace, professional medical advice. Always consult a healthcare professional before making decisions about your health or mental well-being.