Mental Health America

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National Resources

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Mental Health America

Mental Health America of Indiana

General Information

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Support groups for families of adults with serious mental illness, information about medications (fact sheets prescription assistance programs), listing of state affiliates, Family to Family Education program in some areas.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
(301)443-4513 (info)
(866)615-6464 (Info. Center)
(888)826-9438 (Publications ordering line)
(800)411-1222 (clinical trials)

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
(301)443-1124 (phone inquiries)
Looking for Treatment? (800)662-HELP (4357)

Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
Parent support and advocacy organization; listing of local and state support groups on web-site.

Screening for Mental Health
(800)253-7658 ext. 116 or 112 (professional info)
Sponsors National Depression and National Alcohol Screening Days.

American Association of Suicidology
Referrals to crisis centers that operate suicide hotlines; also list support groups for families who have lost a loved one to suicide.

Addiction Center
Guiding you from Rehab to Recovery - Helping you find an Inpatient Drug Rehab facility.

Treatment Information

American Psychological Association (APA)

American Psychiatric Association (APA)
(888)357-7924 (speak with Answer Center Coordinator)

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Fact sheets and psychiatrist referrals available on-line using web site; no information available by phone.

Addiction Resource
Providing a wealth of information to help better educate people about substance abuse and motivate those who may be suffering to seek the support they need
Spreading awareness in order to help as many people as possible

The Recovery Village
Dedicated to providing the best treatment possible to those struggling with substance abuse and co-occurring disorders

Children's Mental Health

Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
Strong parent support and advocacy network for parents of children with mental health problems Search on-line for state and local support groups.

Working every day to change the lives of teens across America.

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Fact sheets and psychiatrist referrals available on-line using web site; no information available by phone.

Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation
Support group for parents. Some groups are on-line only; some hold meetings. Support group information is listed on web site. Has treatment referrals on website.

Children and Adults With Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
Information for both children and adults with ADD/ADHD. Support groups.

Information/Support Groups/Referral

Drug Dangers
Committed to providing information on a range of medications and medical devices that have serious complications

Rx Dangers
Educating the public about thousands of prescription and over-the-counter medications, many of which have the potential to cause serious side effects

Dual Recovery Anonymous
12 step program support groups for dual diagnosis (mental illness and alcohol or substance abuse)

Alcoholics Anonymous
(central offices, intergroups, and answering services)
12 step program support groups

Quit Smoking Community
Quit Smoking Community: Kicking the Habit Together

Vaping Information, Benefits, Dangers and More
A Health Guide to Vaping

Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders Association of America
Referrals to mental health professionals specializing in anxiety disorders, support groups, literature. Referral information available on-line. Medication and treatment information in Resources section (dropdown menu from tab near top of the page).

Freedom From Fear (FFF)
Toll free automated doctor referral line: (888)442-2022 (medical referrals) Information about anxiety and depression.

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder/Attention Deficit Disorder

Children and Adults With Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
Referrals to support groups, information about ADD and ADHD.

Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
Referrals to support groups for adults with ADD. Information regarding ADD and ADHD for both adults and children. Treatment referrals.


NARSAD: Mental Health Research Association
Referrals to support groups. Downloadable pamphlets on depression, schizophrenia, and anti-psychotic medications.

Postpartum Support International
Information about postpartum depression as well as during pregnancy; list of state support coordinators is available on web site. Through the coordinators can get names of mental health professionals with expertise in working with reproductive related mood disorders.

Families for Depression Awareness
Support organization to help family members understand depression and bipolar depression. Have a pamphlet “Helping a Family Member who is Depressed”. Expert and family profiles for all ages including adolescents and children.

Borderline Personality Disorder

Treatment and Research Advancements National Association for Personality Disorder
Offers information about borderline personality disorder for both individuals and their families, information about dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), guidelines for choosing a therapist and treatment referrals. Has list of books, links to other resources, educational program for family members, and some support groups.

Child Abuse/Sexual Abuse

Girls and Boys Town USA
24 hour hotline

Child-Help USA
Assists both child and adult survivors of abuse, including sexual abuse. Provides treatment referrals. Is a 24 hour hotline staffed by mental health professionals.

Eating Disorders

National Eating Disorders Organization
Provides treatment referrals and other information on eating disorders.

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

National Center for PTSD
Created by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs


National Schizophrenia Foundation/Schizophrenics Anonymous
Information about schizophrenia and referrals to Schizophrenics Anonymous support groups.

NARSAD: The Mental Health Research Association
Information and referral center. Downloadable brochures on schizophrenia, depression, and anti-psychotic medications.

Psychology Education and Career Information

Recent research on higher education in the US
Best Colleges investigative review of the best online programs available in the US.


Above information provided by the Mental Health America Resource Center. You can reach us at 1-800-969-6642

Page last updated: 8/14/2017

Contact Us

Bob Dembek
P.O. Box 51
Seymour, IN 47274
Phone: (812) 522-3480
Fax: (812) 524-8176