MEDLINEplus: Mental Health
Comprehensive information from an authoritative source: the National
Institutes of Health and the National Library of Medicine. Includes links
to latest news, general overviews, clinical trials, diagnosis and symptoms
and research and treatment, and links to organizations.
- American Psychological
Association Help Center
Brief articles on psychology and work, mind/body connection, family and
relationships and how psychotherapy works. Includes free brochures. See
also section on warning signs.
National Alliance on Mental Illness
(NAMI) is a nonprofit,
grassroots, self-help, support and advocacy organization of consumers,
families, and friends of people with severe mental illnesses, such as
schizophrenia, major depression, bipolar disorder, obsessive-compulsive
disorder, and anxiety disorders. Site includes overview and description of
the illnesses and information on treatments.
Mental Health America(formally known as National Mental Health Association)
- Mental Health Info pages offers information from NIMH about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illnesses. Included are brochures and information sheets, reports, press releases, fact sheets, and other education.
NIMH National Institute of Mental Health
This website offers information from NIMH about the symptoms, diagnosis,
and treatment of mental illnesses. Included are brochures and information
sheets, reports, press releases, fact sheets, and other educational
NOAH (New York Online Access to Health): Mental Health
Includes the basics, care and treatment and links to reliable articles on
all the specific conditions and disorders from Anorexia Nervosa to
- Psych Central
This website contains a wealth of mental health resources, such as a
resource directory, a medication library, community support forums and
symptom checklists with detailed treatment information.
- an online directory of national and local
self-help groups that can provide information, fellowship, support
group meetings and newsletters. The sourcebook is directly
searchable by medical diagnosis or topic and is the largest directory
of its kind.
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