Links & Resources

Mental Health Links
The following links are listed to provide you with additional online mental health care information and counseling resources and are intended as a starting point for your research and consideration.

Overall Resources and Local Hospitalization Resources

Northern Virginia Community Services Board (emergencies, drug/alcohol, and outpatient treatment)
American Psychological Association
The Virginia Psychological Association
The National Alliance on Mental Illness
Children's National Medical Center
Georgetown Hospital (24 hour psychiatric emergency coverage)
Dominion Hospital (adult and youth mental health in-patient treatment)
The Keller Center (in-patient, and partial hospitalization mental health treatment, youth)

LGBT Resources

Mental Health America- Bullying and Gay Youth
The Trevor Project
The Matthew Shephard Foundation
PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) Offers separate support groups for parents and teens
GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian, Straight Education Network) Offers dances, community events, leadership opportunities, and workshops for teens
Human Rights Campaign
Children's National Medical Center Gender Development Clinic

Addiction and Recovery
Internet Addiction
Alcoholics Anonymous
Center for On-Line Addiction
SAMHSA's Substance Abuse/Addiction
SAMHSA's Treatment and Recovery
Web of Addictions

Anxiety Disorders

Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
Answers to Your Questions About Panic Disorder
National Center for PTSD
Obsessive-Compulsive disorder (OCD), Mayo Clini
National Institue of Mental Health


Professional Associations & Institutes
The American Psychological Association
The National Register for Health Service Providers in Psychology
The Virginial Psychological Association
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
American Counseling Association
American Psychiatric Association
Association for Psychological Science
Canadian Mental Health Association
Center for Mental Health Services
National Institute of Mental Health
Mental Health America
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ADDA - Attention Deficit Disorder Association
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, NIMH
Born to Explore: The Other Side of ADD/ADHD

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence
Childhelp USA®
SAMHSA's Children and Families
SAMHSA's Protection and Advocacy
Questions and Answers about Memories of Childhood Abuse
The National Domestic Violence Hotline Website

Chronic Fatigue
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Bipolar Disorder News -
Depression and How Therapy Can Help
Depression Screening
Depression Test, Symptoms of Depression, Signs of Depression

Developmental Disorders
Autism Speaks
Asperger's Disorder
Yale Autism Program

A lzheimer's Disease
The National Institute on Aging
Alzheimer's Association

DSM-IV-TR: Diagnoses and Criteria

Dissociation and Traumatic Stress
Sidran Traumatic Stress Institute

Eating Disorders
National Institute of Mental Health
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Something Fishy

In fertility
Project Resolve

Journals & Magazines
ADHD Report
Anxiety, Stress and Coping
Contemporary Hypnosis
Depression and Anxiety
Drug and Alcohol Review
Early Child Development and Care
Eating Disorders
Educational Assessment
Journal of Gambling Studies
Journal of Happiness Studies
Journal of Mental Health and Aging
Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy
Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology
Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment
Language and Cognitive Processes
Loss, Grief & Care
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities
Metaphor and Symbol
Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
Personal Relationships
Personality and Individual Differences
Psychiatric Bulletin
Psychology of Men & Masculinity
Psychology Today
Stress and Health
Studies in Gender and Sexuality
Substance Abuse
Trauma, Violence & Abuse

Medications and Health Supplements
Drug Interactions,
Drug Interactions, DIRECT
Medical Dictionary
Medications, FDA
Medication, Internet Mental Health
Medications, PDR

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Children with Diabetes

Mental Health Care General Links
Internet Mental Health
Let’s Talk Facts, APA
Mental Health Counselor Resources,
Mental Help Net
University of Michigan Health Library
Web Sites You Can Trust, Medical Library Association

Personality Disorders
Mental Help Net - Personality Disorders
Personality Disorders - Focus Adolescent Counselor Services

Post-Traumatic Stress disorder (PTSD)
PTSD- The National Library of Medicine

Suicide Awareness and Hotlines
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
SAMHSA's Suicide Prevention
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Suicide: Read This First

Support Animals

Service and Support Animals

ADA Booklet on Service and Support Animals



Additional Mental Health Care & Counseling Resources
Keirsey (Myers-Briggs) Temperament Sorter
Signs of Menopause, Symptoms of Menopause

Note: Dr. Sanders is Not Responsible for the content, claims or representations of the listed sites . These are offered as a starting point for consumer information only.

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