Sinead O’Connor is reportedly safe, according to the Dr. Drew Show, after posting an apparent suicide note on her Facebook page:(http://www.hlntv.com/shows/dr-drew)
This time of year can be tough on anyone but much worse on people with metal illness.
Depression and mental illness care require highly specialized doctors and staff which we do not have at #AFC #DoctorsExpress #Memphis, so we want to connect you with MHR (Mental Health Resources, PLLC), which is just around the corner from us here in Memphis. Please check out their website: http://www.treatmentfordepressionmemphis.com.
There’s tons of great information with phone numbers and an email address if you need help. Don’t forget, you can always call 9-1-1 in case of any emergency, including a mental health emergency.
Check out these additional mental health resource links:
For immediate help or support call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or online at www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org.
Locate counselors, social workers, therapists, psychologists, and psychiatrists. Articles & current topics in the mental health field from the American Psychotherapy Association.
Mental health resource links to therapists and psychiatrists-to find local help, provides videos and educational information, self-help resources from the Mental Health Network.
Mental health resources to help people who are having suicidal thoughts.
www.nmha.org (National Mental Health Association)
Mental health resources that gives names for therapists, psychiatrists, provides information for various mental illnesses from the National Mental Health Association.
www.thetrevorproject.org (The Trevor Project-LGTBQ youth)
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization focused on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth.
www.ulifeline.org (The Jed Foundation)
A mental health resource online for college students that includes an anonymous screening tool and campus specific information for getting help.
www.aacap.org (American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry) Mental health resources, links, educational materials, etc. for adolescents and children. Contains many articles and suggestions for treatment for children from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
www.adaa.org (Anxiety Disorders Association of America)
Mental health resource information about anxiety disorders, links to therapists, treatment and support from the Anxiety Disorder Association of America.
Comprehensive mental health resource information about mental illnesses, treatment options & suggestions. Focuses on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy from the Behavioral Associates.
Comprehensive mental health resource information regarding depression and how to treat it.
Professional mental health resource information regarding mental illnesses and other illnesses provided by experts.
www.dbsalliance.org (Depression Bipolar Support Alliance)
Mental health resource information regarding depression, bipolar, and other related mental illnesses, treatment, and support from the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance.
Comprehensive depression information from GlaxoSmithKline.
www.HealthyMinds.org (American Psychiatric Association)
Online resource for anyone seeking mental health resources on many common mental health concerns, including warning signs of mental disorders, treatment options and preventative measures.
Mental health resource information regarding depression and other related brain illnesses.
www.nami.org (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
General mental health resource for mental illness information from the National Institute for the Mentally ill.
www.ocfoundation.org (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)
Comprehensive information regarding obsessive compulsive disorder, help and support from the Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation.
www.psych.org (American Psychiatric Association)
Articles and informational materials regarding psychiatry from the American Psychiatric Association.
Contains information on all types of depressive disorders, contains articles from Psycom’s Depression Central.
www.reachout.com (Inspire USA-site for Teens)
Reach Out is an information and support service using evidence based principles and technology to help teens and young adults facing tough times and struggling with mental health issues.