American Psychological Association
The American Psychological Association is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States.
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
HADD is a membership organization, produces the bi-monthly Attention magazine (for members), and sponsors an annual conference. The National Resource Center on ADHD (NRC) is the CDC-funded national clearinghouse for evidence-based information about ADHD.
Department of Health and Human Services Center for Disease Control & Prevention
Violence is a serious public health problem. From infants to the elderly, it affects people in all stages of life. Many more survive violence and suffer physical, mental, and or emotional health problems throughout the rest of their lives. CDC is committed to stopping violence before it begins.
Department of Health and Human Services National Strategy for Suicide Prevention
SAMHSA provides suicide prevention information and other helpful resources to behavioral health professionals, the general public, and people at risk.
Drug Rehab: Alcohol Addiction
Alcohol addiction is a disease that changes the way the brain works. It causes negative emotions, impulsive behavior, cravings and withdrawal symptoms. Treatment for alcohol addiction includes supervised detox, counseling and therapy, and support group participation.
Mental Health Net
The Mental Help Net website exists to promote mental health and wellness education and advocacy.
Mental Health/Psychology Resources on the Internet
APA’s Psychology Help Center is an online consumer resource featuring articles and information related to psychological issues affecting your daily physical and emotional well-being.
National Institute of Mental Health
The mission of NIMH is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure.
National Suicide Hotlines
National Suicide Prevention Resource Center
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a United States-based suicide prevention network of 161 crisis centers that provides a 24/7, toll-free hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.
Substance Abuse and Suicide: A Guide to Understanding the Connection and Reducing Risk
DrugRehab.com is a web resource provided and funded by Advanced Recovery Systems. Readers can learn about risks of various substances, the latest approaches to treatment and real stories of recovery.
The Light for Life Foundation Int’l/Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program® is dedicated to preventing suicide and attempts by Making Suicide Prevention Accessible to Everyone and Removing Barriers by Help by: Empowering individuals and communities through leadership, awareness and education; and By collaborating and partnering with support networks to reduce stigma and help save lives.