Resources

Mental Health Links

The following links are listed to provide you with additional online mental health care information and counseling resources.

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is a professional medical organization comprised of child and adolescent psychiatrists trained to promote healthy development and to evaluate, diagnose, and treat children and adolescents and their families who are affected by disorders of feeling, thinking and behavior.

American Psychiatric Association
The American Psychiatric Association is a medical specialty society recognized world-wide. Its 40,500 U.S. and international physicians specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional illnesses and substance use disorders .

American Psychological Association
The American Psychological Association (APA), in Washington, DC, is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States and is the world's largest association of psychologists.

American Psychological Society (APS)
The American Psychological Society (APS), is the nation's leading society dedicated solely to scientific psychology.

Anxiety Disorders Association of America
The ADAA promotes the prevention and cure of anxiety disorders and works to improve the lives of all people who suffer from them. The association is made up of professionals who conduct research and treat anxiety disorders and individuals who have a personal or general interest in learning more about such disorders.

International Dyslexia Association
The International Dyslexia Association is an international, non-profit organization dedicated to the study and treatment of the learning disability, dyslexia. The IDA was established to continue the pioneering work of Dr. Samuel T. Orton, a neurologist who was one of the first to begin to identify dyslexia and develop effective teaching approaches.

International Society for Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology
The International Society of Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology (ISAPP) is the only international society exclusively devoted to the mental health of adolescents. ISAPP seeks to provide a forum for intellectual exchange among professionals by organizing national and international congress, fostering publications and promoting research on adolescents’ mental health.

National Academy of Neuropsychology
Neuropsychology involves the study, evaluation, and treatment of known and suspected brain disorders using the methods of psychology. The National Academy of Neuropsychology is a professional society that includes clinicians, scientist-practitioners, and researchers interested in neuropsychology.

National Register for Health Service Providers in Psychology
The National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology credentials psychologists for the national healthcare delivery system and is the largest credentialing organization for psychologists with twenty-five years of credentialing experience.

Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Division 53 of the American Psychological Association, clinical child and adolescent psychology .

Encyclopedia of Psychology
The Encyclopedia of Psychology is a collection of links to many areas of psychology.

Sober Living by the Sea Treatment Centers
This is one of the top 10 treatment centers in the nation. It includes Sunrise Recovery Ranch, a 28-day facility located near Riverside. The Victorian House, a women's only eating disorder treatment home located in Newport Beach, and the Sober Living By the Sea, a 90-day extended care treatment facility also in Newport Beach. The Family Program is held each month in the corporate development home, taking advantage of the natural healing environment of the surrounding ocean.


Addiction and Recovery
Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous Recovery Resources
Center for On-Line Addiction
Habit Smart
SAMHSA's Substance Abuse/Addiction
SAMHSA's Treatment and Recovery
Web of Addictions

Anxiety Disorders
Answers to Your Questions About Panic Disorder
National Center for PTSD
Obsessive Compulsive Information Center

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ADDA - Attention Deficit Disorder Association
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, NIH
Born to Explore: The Other Side of ADD/ADHD

Depression
Bipolar Disorder News - Pendulum.org
Depression and How Therapy Can Help
Depression Screening
Depression Test, Symptoms of Depression, Signs of Depression

Developmental Disorders
Asperger's Disorder
NeuroWeb
Pervasive Developmental Disorders

Diagnosis
DSM-IV-TR: Diagnoses and Criteria

Eating Disorders
American Dietetic Association
Something Fishy

Mental Health Care General Links
CounsellingResource.com
GoodTherapy.org
Let’s Talk Facts, APA
Mental Illnesses/Disorders
PsychCentral.com

Additional Mental Health Care & Counseling Resources
Disaster/Trauma
HIV/AIDS
Keirsey (Myers-Briggs) Temperament Sorter

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