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National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcohoism
The NIAAA website has publications, news, research, and clinical trial information related to alchol abuse.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
The SAMHSA website has information and publications on substance abuse and mental health issues. There are also tools for finding treatment services nearby.
The webiste covers information on the organization, tests to decide to AA is right for you, and directions for finding meetings nearby.
The purpose of Al-Anon is to provide support for the families and friends of alcoholics. The website provides information on the organization and how to find meetings.
National Alliance on Mental Illness
NAMI is a mental health advocacy organization. Its goals include offering hope, reform, and health to the American community by providing education, support, and advocacy. The NAMI website has information on a wide range of mental illnesses, medications, and support resources.
Mental health information from the American Psychiatric Association.
MedlinePlus is a health information website sponsored by the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. It provides current and authoritative information on prescription and nonprescription drugs, specific diseases and conditions, and clinical trials.
The Jed Foundation
Suicide is the second leading cause of death among college students, and untreated mental health problems prevent thousands more students from graduating every year. The Jed Foundation is the leading nonprofit organization working to reduce the rate of suicide and the prevalence of emotional distress among college students. The Jed Foundationís programs are guided by an expert board of mental health professionals and target students, parents, colleges, the medical community, and the general public. Explore this site to learn more about our work and how you can get involved in our efforts to help college students across the country.
From tips on managing stress and creating balance, to information on treatable mental health conditions like depression - LawLifeline is your confidential, online resource for taking care of your emotional health. If you or a friend are having a hard time, you can take our anonymous screening tool, get the facts on common mental health conditions, or find support and resources on your campus.
At Wit's End: What You Need to Know When a Loved One Is Diagnosed with Addiction and Mental Illness by Jeff Jay, 2007
Addresses the needs of familes dealing with co-occurring psychiatric and addictive problems.
Alcoholics Anonymous: The Story of How Many Thousands of Men and Women Have Recovered from Alcoholism by Alcoholics Anonymous, 2001
Describes A.A.'s program of recovery and tells the stories of men and women who have used it successfully.
Women Under the Influence by National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse , 2006
Written by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, this book analyzes substance abuse in women of all ages based on years of research.
College of the Overwhelmed by Richard Kadison, 2004
This book is written as a guide for students, parents, and others that work with them. It explores the many different stress factors college students face that cause so many of them to suffer from mental illnesses. It also offers some tips for helping students beat stress, and succeed in the college setting.