The following web sites and resources are available to help. Check back often as we may be adding more resources over time.
National Association of Mental Illness (NAMI)
The National Association of Mental Illness is the largest nationwide mental health advocacy grassroots organization with hundreds of state organizations, affiliates and volunteers. It is a hub for support groups, free education, raising awareness and building community.
Mental Health Resources (MHR)
This nonprofit provides community-based mental health services to adults, especially those suffering medical, social or substance-related comorbidities.
American Psychiatry Association
The American Psychiatric Association is an organization to promote the highest quality care for individuals with mental illness, including substance use disorders, and their families
The Trevor Project
The creators of the Oscar-winning short film “Trevor” founded The Trevor Project. The organization provides suicide prevention and crisis intervention for LGBTQ youth between the ages of 13 and 24.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
24/7 confidential resource hotline that provides emotional support, local resources, safety plans, etc. for those who are in a domestic violence situation or their loved ones; online chat also available. Note: Additionally, conducting an internet search for “Domestic Violence Hotline [insert location]” will produce contact information to Domestic Violence assistance/hotline resources specific to your area.
Support for men and boys experiencing sexual abuse or assault. Offers information, resources, 24/7 chat, online support groups, trauma-informed trainings and webinars.
Online forum (online support groups, message board, chat room) for rape, sexual assault and sexual abuse survivors.
CHADD (Children & Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder)
Provides information and resources on ADHD, including find a local in-person support group locator. Accepts calls 1-5 pm EST.
Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA)
Information and resources on anxiety & depression; online and in-person support groups.
(888) 288-4762; Spanish (888) 772-9050
Provides information and resources to individuals living with autism and their family members, including an information line. Provides an online locator for in-person support groups.
Center for Young Women’s Health and Young Men’s Health
Each website provides a series of guides on emotional health, including on test anxiety, depression, bullying, and eating disorders, including extensive FAQs under the Emotional Health section of each website covering topics as varied as “Alcoholic parents,” “Breakups,” “Cliques,” “Consent,” “Test Anxiety” and more.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
This is a confidential, toll-free, 24-hour suicide prevention hotline. Call 1-800-273-TALK to receive counseling and local referrals.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Offers referrals to in-person support groups and mental health professionals for those having thoughts of suicide, those who have lost someone to suicide, and those who have attempted suicide; offers resources on loss; suicide prevention information.
The Gottman Institute
The Gottman Institute is dedicated to combining wisdom from research and practice to support and strengthen marriages, families, and relationships. The Gottman Method is an approach to couples therapy that includes a thorough assessment of the couple’s relationship and integrates research-based interventions.