Resources

Mental Health Resources

Websites:


National Alliance on Mental Illness-NAMI
(education, support, and advocacy for those who live with mental illness and their families) http://www.nami.org/

Bring Change 2 Mind
(working to end the stigma and discrimination of mental illness)  http://www.bringchange2mind.org/

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Mental Health America (MHA)
(advocates for better services for those with mental and substance abuse conditions) http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
(education, peer and family support)
http://www.dbsalliance.org

learntolivelogo http://www.learntolive.com/

Mental Health Blogs:

Walks on the Margins
(Max Maddox discusses mental health issues as well as mental health and art) http://www.walksonthemargins.com

Pete Earley
(mental health advocate, extensive discussion of mental health issues) http://www.peteearley.com/blog/

Beyond Meds
(alternatives to psychiatry and medication)
http://beyondmeds.com/

Films:

Unlisted: A Story of Schizophrenia
(by filmmaker and physician Delaney Ruston about reconnecting with her father who has schizophrenia)
http://www.unlistedfilm.com/

Hidden Pictures: A Personal Journal into Global Mental Health
(Delaney Ruston mental health stories from around the world)  http://www.hiddenpicturesfilm.com