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The Balanced Mind- Flipswitch

Flipswitch is dedicated to helping teens & 20s understand depression and bipolar disorder. Are YOU ready to connect?

Psychology Today

Welcome!Psychology Today is devoted exclusively to everybody's favorite subject: Ourselves.At PsychologyToday.com, where you are now, we have gathered renowned psychologists, academics, psychiatrists and authors in our field -- there are over 750...

Impact Young Adults

Our mission is to enrich the lives of young adults with mental illness, ages 18 – 35, with experiences of acceptance, personal growth, and accomplishment. We use a peer-run model to create a supportive community with social activities, mentoring, and leadership...

Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation

JBRF is a 501(c)(3) organization that actively promotes and supports scientific research focused on the cause of and treatments for bipolar disorder in children.  We are the first and only non-profit foundation dedicated solely to promoting research to...

Active Minds

Active Minds is the leading nonprofit organization that empowers students to speak openly about mental health in order to educate others and encourage help-seeking.  We are changing the culture on campuses and in the community by providing information, leadership...

Campus Health & Safety

CampusHealthandSafety.org is an online resource for higher education administrators, students, parents, and other professionals who are seeking information about creating healthier and safer living and learning environments for college and university students, both on...

The Jed Foundtaion

The Jed Foundation's mission is to promote emotional health and prevent suicide among college and university students.To achieve this end, the organization collaborates with the public and leaders in higher education, mental health, and research to produce and advance...

Screening for Mental Health

Screening for Mental Health, Inc. (SMH) is dedicated to promoting the improvement of mental health by providing the public with education, screening, and treatment resources.SMH pioneered the concept of large-scale mental health screening and education programs in...

Half of Us

Mental health issues are a reality for millions of people across the country. Young people are especially at risk, with half of college students reporting that they have been stressed to a point where they couldn’t function during the past year. The impact of mental...

The Family Compass

Why do bright, intelligent young people, who have everything going for them, embark upon a journey of self-destruction? Why do they purposely hurt the people who love them most?The Family Compass brings together a vast collection of resources that will help families...

COMPASS Family Center

Founded in 2002, the COMPASS Family Center was originally conceived as a University of San Diego (USD) program. COMPASS Founder, Dr. Moisés Barón, is the Assistant Vice President for Student Wellness at USD.Dr. Barón partnered with Margaret Dalton, Esq., Director of...

BPChildren

BPChildren is an organization founded by Tracy Anglada, a mental health writer, advocate and mother. The main focus of BPChildren is to provide resources to children with bipolar disorder, along with their family, friends and teachers. BPChildren provides these...

Families for Depression Awareness

Families for Depression Awareness helps families recognize and cope with depressive disorders to get people well and prevent suicides.To help families recognize and manage the various forms of depression and associated mood disorders.Our Purpose:To help families...

Browning Communities

Mission Statement:To provide structured, comprehensive and theraputic living facilities in order to end the crisis of neglect, violence , abuse and homelessness for ALL chronically mentally ill.

Sam’s Cause

Sam's cause was started in 2005 by Sam Sheffres To raise money for charities that help youth with mental illness. I was 12 and just starting 6th grade and had recently been given a diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder. My parents had come back from an event to raise money...

PatientsLikeMe

Making healthcare better for everyone through sharing, support, and research.PatientsLikeMe is committed to putting patients first. We do this by providing a better, more effective way for you to share your real-world health experiences in order to help yourself,...

Fusion Academy & Learning Center

Fusion Academy is an alternative, college-prep private school for grades 6-12 that offers class sizes as small as they come: just one student and one teacher in each private classroom. Here, the educational experience is completely customized around each student....

Bipolar4all

A safe haven for anyone touched by bipolar disorder.Coming to terms with a diagnosis of bipolar affective disorder can be a frightening and overwhelming time for not only those who suffer with it, but also for their friends and family.  This site, together with...

National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health

The National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health is a national family-run organization linking more than 120 chapters and state organizations focused on the issues of children and youth with emotional, behavioral, or mental health needs and their...

The Balanced Mind parent network

The Balanced Mind Foundation guides families raising children with mood disorders to the answers, support and stability they seek.28 Online Support Groups for Parents of children with depression or bipolar ranging from toddler to 'transition age' (meaning late...

National Family Caregivers Association

The Caregiver Action Network serves a broad spectrum of family caregivers ranging from the parents of children with special needs, to the families and friends of wounded soldiers; from a young couple dealing with a diagnosis of MS, to adult children caring for parents...

Connections for Kids

Connections for Kids is a fully licensed mental health agency serving children, adults and families. We offer Outpatient Therapyfor children, families and adults, Targeted Case Management for Children, Community Integration Services for...

Iberoamerican Network for Bipolar Disorder

The Vision of IAN-BD is to facilitate contact and collaborations in the field of bipolar disorders among centers, clinicians, investigators and advocacy groups from IberoAmerican countries (LatinAmerica, Spain and Portugal) as well as the United States and...

Healthline

Healthline's mission is to improve health through information.We focus our efforts on offering readers and visitors to our site objective, trustworthy, and accurate health information, guided by the principles of responsible journalism and publishing. Our editorial...

Inner Strength Magazine

Featuring daily articles and new developments for balanced living, mindfulness, and hope. PTSD / Bipolar Center of Boise, Charles K. Bunch, Ph.D., clinical therapist.

Sharecare

Each person is unique. Your health, your body...you. There are ups and downs. Highs and lows. Start getting what you need to make the most of it:A true assessment of your body's age.Guidance and insight from top health associations, systems and experts.Programs to get...

Pendulum Organization

A resource for bipolar disorder and depression. Information, support and education.

Mental Health Today

 Mental Health Today was created by Patty Fleener M.S.W. who is the owner and operator of the website. Mental Health Today is not a company.The purpose of Mental Health Today is to help stop the pain caused by mental health disorders. The hope is to provide the...

Medline Plus

MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus...

Alaska Mental Health Consumer Web

Recovery-Based Engagement/Drop-in Center.The Consumer Web provides peer support, resource development and consumer directed programs that help people improve their lives.The Mental Health Consumer Web (The Web) is the only behavioral health consumer-driven drop-in and...

A Silver Lining

The Founders and Peer Counselors, who all have been diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder, would like to welcome you to A Silver Lining. We are devoted to the individuals and their family and friends who have been affected by this illness. We know all too well what this...

International Foundation for Research and Education for Depression

The mission of International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression (iFred) is to shine a positive light on depression and eliminate the stigma associated with the disease through prevention, research and education. Its goal is to ensure 100% of the...

Dr. Ivan’s Depression Central

This site is Internet's central clearinghouse for information on all types of depressive disorders and on the most effective treatments for individuals suffering from Major Depression, Manic-Depression (Bipolar Disorder), Cyclothymia, Dysthymia and other mood...

Bipolar Support System

Bipolar Support System was designed to help people suffering from Bipolar Disorder, Severe Depression and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.  We are made up of people suffering from mental disorders as well as professionals to help the with special needs....

World Health Organization (WHO)

WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy...

The Josselyn Center

 ?The Josselyn Center was founded in 1951 to serve the North Shore community’s mental health needs.  Since that time, we have continued  in our commitment to providing outpatient mental health services of the highest quality.  As the field of...

Beyond Bipolar- Dr. Jane Mountain

In your struggle with bipolar disorder, you need all the resources you can get. Welcome to a site that tells you more than the basics about bipolar disorder—one that helps you learn to live with it on a daily basis! If you are  looking for information about...

Lead Pittsburgh

LEAD Pittsburgh is a unique community initiative advocating for the recognition and acceptance of depression as a treatable medical condition and for the need to eliminate barriers to treatment. LEAD Pittsburgh addresses issues surrounding depression in a...

Bipolar Network News

Some 6 million Americans suffer from bipolar disorder, and many struggle to manage this debilitating illness with the treatments currently available.Bipolar Network News is both an online clearinghouse of information about mood disorders, and a quarterly print...

Bipolar Caregivers

We aim to make bipolarcaregivers.org a useful, easily accessible information website for caregivers of people with bipolar disorder. On this website you will find: Information and suggestions for caregivers about: What is bipolar and  how it is treated and managed....

WebMD

 Why Should I sign up for WebMD?Your WebMD Account is:Always Safe & SecureFree! Quick & Easy to CreateWith a WebMD Account you can:Track your way to weight loss successManage your family's vaccinationsJoin the conversationChoose from 50+ health and...

Mind Body Wellness Therapy, Kate Young, Ph.D.

Dr. Kate Young has worked for almost 20 years as a psychologist. She is passionate about helping people live happier and more fulfilled lives. Kate’s approach to therapy varies depending on the problems addressed. In general she uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy,...

BP Magazine

BP hope strives to increase the awareness of Bipolar Disorder. Our goal is to provide hope to those suffering from theBipolar Disorder Disease. Through the use of both print and a digital magazine publishing, we continuously feature articles on new research and...

Bipolar Significant Others

These are among the books we regard as most helpful to family and friends of people with bipolar disorder who are trying to understand the disorder, the behaviors that arise from it, and the often difficult path to finding effective treatment. The list is divided into...

DBSA: Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

DBSA provides hope, help, support and education to improve the lives of people who have mood disorders.The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) is the leading peer-directed national organization focusing on the two most prevalent mental health conditions,...

Organization for Bipolar Affective Disorders (OBAD)

Welcome to the online home of (OBAD) The Organization for Bipolar Affective Disorders Society. Our mission is to help people affected directly or indirectly by Bipolar Disorder, Depression, and Anxiety live better lives. 

Ask a Bipolar

It has been brought to our attention by more than one person that some might find the title of our website offensive and/or contributing to the stigma being labeled “Bipolar”.As many of you already know, and possibly advocate for, there is a large movement to say “We...

Treatment Advocacy Center

The Treatment Advocacy Center was founded in Arlington, Virginia, by E. Fuller Torrey, MD, in 1998. Dr. Torrey had worked for 15 years at a Washington, DC, clinic for homeless people with severe mental illness and authored Out of the Shadows:...

Disability Rights California

Our advocacy will be zealous, dedicated, effective, creative, innovative and daring.We will take on issues of importance to the disability community even when the outcome is uncertain.We will integrate a variety of advocacy approaches in all of our work, including...

McMan’s Depression and Bipolar Weekly

My name is John McManamy. I am an award-winning mental health journalist and author. I have dedicated the last 13 years of my life to researching and writing on depression and bipolar disorder for people like yourself - patients and loved ones. I...

Massachusetts General Hospital Bipolar Clinic and Research Program

The story of the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry is the story of the best of modern psychiatry.The department includes more than 50 specialty clinical and research programs that address virtually every aspect of psychiatric disorders - the...

Silver Ribbon Coalition

Worldwide, hundreds of millions of individuals and their families are impacted by the consequences of brain disorders and related disabilities.The Silver Ribbon Coalition represents the combined interests of all those who are affected by a brain disorder or...

Minds on the Edge

MINDS ON THE EDGE: Facing Mental Illness is a multi-platform media project that explores severe mental illness in America.The centerpiece of the project is a television program airing on PBS stations in October 2009. This video component is part of a national...

Open Minds Open Doors

OpenMindsOpenDoors is an MHAPA initiative aimed at ending discrimination against people with mental illnesses. Approximately one in five people in this country live with a mental illness. People who have needs just like everyone else, and demand basic...

National Empowerment Center

NEC staff and consultants bring unique experience in organizing and developing consumer-run organizations, and helping individuals and groups develop the knowledge and ability to transform the mental health service system toward a more recovery-oriented and...

Bring Change 2 Mind

Our mission is to end the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental illness through widely distributed Public Education Materials based on the latest scientific insights and measured for effectiveness.To act as a portal to a broad coalition of organizations that...

Network of Care

Trilogy Integrated Resources LLC, creator of the Network of Care Web sites, is a company dedicated to improving information and communication in the health and social service fields at the community level.

American Psychological Association

The American Psychological Association is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States. APA is the world's largest association of psychologists, with more than 134,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants...

American Psychiatry Association

The American Psychaitric Association, founded in 1844, is the worlds largest pschiatric organaization. It is a medical specialty society representing more than 33,000 psychiatric physicians from the United States and around the world. Its member physicians...

Masters in Counseling

Masters In Counseling.org is an informational tool for students who may want to enroll in an online degree program to obtain a Master of Counseling degree.So if you’re looking to find a graduate-level program in counseling, you’ve come to the right place. Why? We’re...

Healthy Place

Healthyplace.com is the largest consumer mental health site on the net. We provide authoritative information and support to people with mental health concerns, along with their family members and other loved ones.At HealthyPlace.com, you'll find...

Internet Mental Health

Internet Mental Health is a free encyclopedia of mental health information created by a Canadian psychiatrist, Dr. Phillip Long.The idea of creating Internet Mental Health resulted from a Canada-Japan Mental Health Exchange in 1994 arranged by Mr. Mikio Kuraki. During...

Child Mind Institute

 The Child Mind Institute is dedicated to transforming mental health care for children everywhere. Founded by Dr. Harold S. Koplewicz and Brooke Garber Neidich, our organization is committed to finding more effective treatments for childhood psychiatric and...

Good Therapy

Ranked as one of the top therapist directories on the Internet, GoodTherapy.org is an association of mental health professionals from more than 25 countries worldwide who support efforts to reduce harm in therapy. GoodTherapy.org was founded by Noah Rubinstein, a...

Equilibrium- The Bipolar Foundation

Equilibrium aims to become the foremost international partnership organisation working to advance the understanding and treatment of bipolar disorder; it also seeks to address the stigma and prejudice that often surrounds bipolar...

UCLA- Child and Adolescent Mood Disorders Program

The Child and Adolescent Mood Disorders Program provides diagnostic evaluations, second opinion consultation, and short-term treatments (medication management and various forms of psychotherapy) for youth who have symptoms of significant and impairing mood disorders...

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Between 7 and 12 million American youth suffer from mental, behavioral, or developmental disorders at any given time. The AACAP (American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry) is the leading national professional medical association dedicated to treating and...

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

Our mission:The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is committed to alleviating the suffering caused by mental illness by awarding grants that will lead to advances and breakthroughs in scientific research.How we do it:100% of all donor contributions for research...

International Mental Health Research Organization

The mission of IMHRO (International Mental Health Research Organization) is to alleviate human suffering from mental illness by funding scientific research into causes, prevention and new treatments. The goal of research is to lead to cures, with a focus on...

National Mental Health Consumers’ Self-Help Clearinghouse

The Consumer-Driven Services (CDS) Directory is designed to identify a broad range of programs across the country. Listings in the CDS Directory are not comprehensive at this time, and lack of inclusion here does not mean that a program is not consumer-driven. As the...

MayO Clinics

 Mayo Clinic Patient EducationListed below are some of our most popular patient education materials. To inquire about the more than 2,400 patient education materials available for sale, or for special ordering requirements, such as tax exemption or purchase...

Mental Health America

MHA, the leading advocacy organization addressing the full spectrum of mental and substance use conditions and their effects nationwide, works to inform, advocate and enable access to quality behavioral health services for all Americans. With nearly a century of...

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.For the Institute to continue fulfilling this vital public health mission, it must foster...

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Mental illness affects everyone. Nearly 60 million Americans experience a mental health condition every year. Regardless of race, age, religion or economic status, mental illness impacts the lives of at least one in four adults and one in 10 children across the...

Theravive

Theravive a safe place to find a great counselor or psychologist. If you or someone you love could use the benefits of professional and caring therapy from a skilled professional, we are here to help you quickly locate the one best for you. Searching is easy, and...

New Mexico Behavioral Health Information

Because New Mexico is such a rural state, trying to find a provider or a specialist in the field of Behavioral Health can be challenging.  If someone is in crisis they don't need the added frustration of spending hours on the internet trying to find a provider, a...

New Mexico Behavioral Health Collaborative

The purpose of the Local Collaboratives is to develop strong local voices to guide behavioral health planning and services, a key consideration in the planning and design of New Mexico's Interagency Behavioral Health Purchasing Collaborative initiative. Local...

Beating Bipolar

Beating Bipolar is an interactive internet based programme that aims to improve understanding of the condition. It includes video of professionals and people with lived experience of bipolar disorder and discuses various approaches that many have found to be...

Focus on Disability

Welcome to Focus on Disability - supporting website for disabled people with disability information, benefits, welfare reform, health issues and mobility information, email advice, resources directories and independent living products in the UK.

Depression Alliance

"We work to relieve and to prevent this treatable condition by providing information and support services."

SANE

SANE is a leading UK mental health charity. We work to improve quality of life for anyone affected by mental illness. 

Psychiatric Association of Turkey

The Psychiatric Association of Turkey (PAT) is the organization of specialists and residents of adult psychiatry in Turkey. Due to its constitutional commitments the PAT aims to provide and promote scientific development of psychiatry in accordance with ethical...

Swedish National Association for Mental Health

Mind has worked to promote the mental health since 1931. Through the years, we have always worked with both to influence the community to help create structural changes in society, while we have had concrete support activities for people suffering from mental...

South African Depression and Anxiety Group

Celebrating 15 years of mental health and advocacy in 2010, the South African Depression and Anxiety Group is the country’s largest and most recognised mental health initiative. As the nation’s leading advocacy and educational voice on mental health, SADAG has been...

Ozara Slovenija- National Association for Quality of Life

Day care centers offer professional counseling and various forms of professional work, which develop and enhance the individuality of persons included resolve their personal distress and help them integrate into active life. Day care centers also serve various forms...

See Me Scotland

‘see me’ is Scotland’s national campaign to end the stigma and discrimination of mental ill-health, fully funded by the Scottish Government. We launched in 2002.

Scottish Recovery Network

The Scottish Recovery Network (SRN) was formally launched in 2004 as an initiative designed to raise awareness of recovery from mental health problems.SRN developed out of a loose affiliation of individuals and organisations with a common interest in recovery, and has...

Scottish Association for Mental Health

One in four people in Scotland will have a mental health problem at some point in their life. This means that you may know someone with a mental health problem, or maybe you're worried about your own mental health.At SAMH we believe there is no health...

Breathing Space

Breathing Space is a free, confidential phone and web based service for people in Scotland experiencing low mood, depression or anxiety. We are here in times of difficulty to provide a safe and supportive space by listening, offering advice and information. It is our...

Bipolar Scotland

Manic Depression Fellowship (Scotland) was formed in 1992 and became a company limited by guarantee in 1996. In 2004, the Fellowship’s name was changed to Bipolar Fellowship Scotland. In 2010 it was agreed that the organisation should be re-named Bipolar...

Romanian Psychiatric and Psycotherapy Association

Romanian Association of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy is the national professional association of psychiatrists in Romania. It was established in law in 1990 and was aimed at developing and improving all core activities in the field of psychiatry and mental...

Dr. Amilcar Blog

Dr. Amilcar Dos Santos blogspot:Doctor. Specialist in Psychiatry.Graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon. Member of the Portuguese Order of Physicians. Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, Hospital São Francisco...

Bipolar Support: Canterbury

The experience of mental illness can have a significant cost to individuals, their families, employers and the communities we live in. People withBipolar / Manic Depression can learn to manage their mood swings effectively, given the necessary tools that promote...

Ministry of Health- New Zealand

The Ministry of Health seeks to improve, promote and protect the health of New Zealanders through:its sector leadership of New Zealand’s health and disability systemby advising the Minister of Health, and government as a whole, on health issuesdirectly purchasing a...

KOSHISH-National Mental Health Self-Help Organization

KOSHISH is the voice of people living with mental distress/psychosocial disability. The KOSHISH self help organization evolved from the experiences of person with mental distress/psychosocial disability and their families to form a support group and advocacy for their...

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