Looking for info and assistance related to a specific mental condition? In addition to what you’d find by visiting the organizations listed above under “Be Sure to Come Here,” look over the quick alphabetical list below of organizations that focus on a specific mental disorder. They offer in-depth information, support groups, and guidance regarding that disability–perhaps the one of concern to you.
Visit the Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA).
Visit NICHCY’s Behavior suite for a detailed list of resources and organizations addressing behavior disorders and concerns.
If this is your area of concern, try these groups.
Child & Adolescent Bipolar Foundation (CABF).
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA).
Toll-free number: (800) 826-3632.
Dually Diagnosed: Mental Illness and Intellectual Disabilities.
The National Association for Dually Diagnosed (NADD) focuses upon the needs and issues of individuals who have both mental illness and cognitive impairments or intellectual disabilities, and the professionals and families who share concern for these individuals.
The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) works to prevent eating disorders and provide treatment referrals to those suffering from anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorder and those concerned with body image and weight issues.
OCD, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
The Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation (OCF) is for people with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders, their families, friends, professionals and other concerned individuals.
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).