Emotional & Behavioral Disabilities
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
AACAP is a membership organization for psychiatrists and other professionals serving youth. Its site provides resources for families, including facts and statistics, videos, a guidebook about ADHD, and other patient education resources.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
The mission of DBSA, a national patient-focused organization, is to provide hope, help, and support to improve the lives of people living with depression or bipolar disorder.
Families for Depression Awareness
This national nonprofit helps families recognize and cope with depressive disorders to get people well and prevent suicides.
International OCD Foundation (IOCDF)
The IOCDF includes people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and related disorders and their families, friends, professionals and others working to raise awareness, improve the quality of treatment, advocate, and improve access to resources.
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill. (NAMI)
NAMI is dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by people with severe mental illnesses through education, awareness and support, and advocacy.
National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)
NEDA supports individuals and families affected by eating disorders and serves as a catalyst for prevention, cures, and access to quality care.
National Empowerment Center (NEC)
The NEC is a consumer/survivor/ex-patient-run organization that provides consumer-centered information and referrals to mental health resources.