Mental Health/Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services

The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill is a self-help organization of people with serious mental illness and their families and friends. NAMI strives to reduce stigma and ignorance of severe mental illness to help eliminate discrimination and restrictions on access to essential treatments and life supports such as employment, housing, health insurance, and social contact.

Behavioral Disorders: Focus on Change.

New York State Commission on Quality of Care for the Mentally Disabled serves people with mental disabilities and their families by providing independent oversight of the quality and cost effectiveness of services provided by all mental hygiene programs in New York State.

National Mental Health Association is dedicated to improving the mental health of all individuals and achieving victory over mental illnesses.

Advocate for the Americans With Disabilities Act Homepage focuses on individuals with psychiatric disabilities. Provides multiple links to information clearinghouses, self-help groups, and mental health information worldwide.

Canadian Mental Health Association's homepage provides information on mental health and mental illness with links to other mental health resources on the Internet.

Counselor Link is a resource center for information about professional counseling & psychotherapy.

Full Access is a link to resources for persons with psychiatric disabilities.

International Mental Health Network pools resources of it's members to collectively seek improved outcomes for people with mental illness and mental health issues.

The Justice In Mental Health Organization, Inc. is an advocacy group as well as a mutual self-help organization that offers a network of support to thousands of individuals living in the community.

DEPRESSION AND SCHIZOPHRENIA:

Depression-General Information on Depression and Treatment.

Manic-Depressive Illness in Teens:Facts for Families.

Managing Schizophrenia from Medical Sciences Bulletin.

Schizophrenia in Children-Facts for Families.

Schizophrenia:Questions and Answers by the National Institute of Mental Health.

EATING DISORDERS:

International Eating Disorder Institute, Inc. works to train people to treat patients that have some type of eating disorder.

Serotonin and Eating DisordersThe link between serotonin and eating disorders is explored.

Eating Disorders is a page providing assorted links to sites dealing with Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa and other related eating disorders.

What are Eating Disorders? Defines eating disorders and provides comprehensive explanations and insight.


Please send any comments concerning this page to Tina Bhaumik
Page last updated on May 2, 1997.

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