National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)

NAMI’s Mission is to address the unmet needs of individuals with mental illness and their families through advocacy, public education, information and referral, and self help support groups

The American Psychological Association Help Center

The APA Help Center is a place where individuals can get information and fact sheets on a variety of topics about mental health, choosing a psychologist, using psychology to enhance the workplace, and other topics

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIHM)

The NIHM publications page offers fact sheets and information on a variety of psychological conditions, including depression, anxiety, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, autism, bipolar disorder, and many others. This section offers information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illnesses. Included are brochures and information sheets, reports, press releases, fact sheets and other educational materials

Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA)

A national, non-profit membership organization dedicated to informing the public, healthcare professionals and legislators that anxiety disorders are real, serious, and treatable. The ADAA promotes the early diagnosis, treatment and cure of anxiety disorders, and it committed to improving the lives of the people who suffer from them

ADAA Anxiety Disorders

Information about anxiety disorders in general, and specific types of anxiety disorders, such as panic disorder, social phobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder

Ohio State University Anxiety and Stress Disorders Clinic

OSU hosts several pages where you can take a quiz or assess your experiences in relation to what clinicians look for when they diagnose an anxiety disorder. None of the information is meant to substitute for mental health care, but can provide you with a sense of what the types of experiences you are having might be.

Social Phobia/Social Anxiety Association

Provides definitions, explanations of symptoms and treatments, resources and links for people experiencing social phobia/social anxiety disorder.

National Institutes of Mental Health Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

Booklets, fact sheets, and summaries about PTSD

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Alliance

A group of professional and advocacy organizations that have joined forces to provide educational resources to individuals diagnosed with PTSD and their loved ones, those at risk for developing PTSD, and medical, healthcare and other frontline professionals.

National Center for PTSD (NCPTSD)

The NCPTSD’s mission is to advance the clinical care and social welfare of America’s veterans through research, education, and training in the science, diagnosis, and treatment of PTSD and stress-related disorders.

Healthy Depression Community

The largest consumer mental health site, providing comprehensive information on psychological disorders and psychiatric medications from both a consumer and expert point of view. Active chat rooms, hosted support groups, people who keep online journals/diaries, psychological tests, breaking mental health news, mental health videos, online documentary films, a mental health radio show and more. The Depression Center The Depression Center offers personalized, interactive tools that have helped thousands of people challenge and overcome their depression.

The Depression Test

Provided by the Depression Center, this online test will help you determine if you are experiencing some of the classic symptoms of clinical depression. It is not a diagnostic tool and is not a replacement of substitute for a psychologist’s or physician’s advice. The purpose of the test is to prepare you with information that you can present to your mental health professional

Planet Therapy “Living With Depression” Web Site

A continuing education provider for mental health professionals, this Web site provides information on the challenges of living with depression and what to do about it.

ADHD Balance brings you many perspectives on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)-from doctors to coaches to parents to educators. Each expert keeps an online diary-a blog-about his or her area of ADHD expertise, creating a well-rounded, vital view of how to treat or manage ADHD.

Autism Society of Minnesota

Founded in 1971, the Autism Society of Minnesota enhances the lives of individuals and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder. AuSM serves Minnesotans, throughout their lives, with a fundamental commitment to advocacy, education, support, collaboration, and community building.

Autism Society of Greater Wisconsin

The Autism Society of Greater Wisconsin exists to provide a community for individuals affected by autism, their families, and professionals who serve them. Our goal is to increase the quality of life for those affected by autism and respond to the emerging needs of the autism community.

Helpful organizations/numbers can be found below:

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1- 800-799-7233
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
National Hopeline Network: 1-800-SUICIDE (800-784-2433)
Lifeline Crisis Chat (Online live messaging):
Crisis Text Line: Text “START” TO 741-741
Self-Harm Hotline: 1-800-DONT CUT (1-800-366-8288)
Family Violence Helpline: 1-800-996-6228
Planned Parenthood Hotline: 1-800-230-PLAN (7526)
American Association of Poison Control Centers: 1-800-222-1222
National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependency Hope Line: 1-800-622-2255
National Crisis Line – Anorexia and Bulimia: 1-800-233-4357
GLBT Hotline: 1-888-843-4564
TREVOR Crisis Hotline: 1-866-488-7386
AIDS Crisis Line: 1-800-221-7044
Veterans Crisis Line:
Suicide Prevention Wiki: