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There's lots of additional information about mental illness and how it can be helped. Here are some links to other sites:

http://www.nami.org

NAMI’s website features the latest information on mental illness, medication and treatment, news, and resources promoting support, education, and advocacy. Special sections contain resources for veterans, college students, multicultural groups, and others. Additional features include online discussion groups and options for registration through myNAMI, which enables users to receive personalized information and email updates on a variety of topics of their choosing.

http://health.nih.gov

The single point of access for all consumer health information produced by the National Institutes of Health. There is an easy-to-use “Search Health Topics A-Z” facility.

http://clinicaltrials.gov/

This site is a registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. ClinicalTrials.gov gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details. This information should be used in conjunction with advice from health care professionals.

http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/index.shtml

This site provides online access to all fact sheets and publications of the National Institute of Mental Health. There also is a facility to order printed copies. Many of the documents are available in Spanish. The site also is a good place to keep current with scientific news.

http://medlineplus.gov/

MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.

http://mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/

This is the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) National Mental Health Information Center that provides access to more than 600 publications and contact information for mental health hotlines and services by state.

For more information about mental illness on our web site, see these pages:

Overview

Diagnosing Mental Illness

Serious Mental Illness

 


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