Helpful Links

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) -
The largest scientific organization in the world dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health.

National Association of Social Workers -
Is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with 150000 members. I have been a member of NASW since 2002.

MGH Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders (CATSD)
Massachusetts General Hospital leads state-of-the-art research aimed at improving the standard of care for people suffering from anxiety disorders

Boston University Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders -
An internationally known clinical and research center dedicated to advancing knowledge and providing care for anxiety, mood, eating, sleep, and related disorders. 

Psychology Today -
A user-friendly site which offers extensive information about a variety of mental health topics and self-help suggestions including but not limited to: description of various mental health diagnoses and forms of psychotherapy, altnernatives to traditional psychotherapy and self-assessment quizzes. 

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) -
NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots organization for people with mental illness and their families. Founded in 1979, NAMI has affiliates in every state and in more than 1,100 local communities across the country. 

National Alliance on Mental Illness of Massachusetts -
Massachusetts affiliate of NAMI 

Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA) -
The only national nonprofit organization solely dedicated to informing the public, health care professionals, and media that anxiety disorders are real, serious, and treatable.. 

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance ( DBSA) -
Formerly known as MDDA, is a nonprofit, self-help organization run by and for people with affective disorders such as depression, bipolar disorder, and schizoaffective disorder . It is a resource for people with affective disorders - and their families and friends. 

Obsessive Compulsive Foundation (OCF) -

An international not-for-profit organization composed of people with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders, their families, friends, professionals and other concerned individuals.