Other Diagnoses

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under “Select A Topic” choose “Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder” to find useful brochures.

Rating Scale for adult ADHD

CHADD ADD alliance

 

Anxiety & Trauma

Anxieties.com A great self-help site from Reid Wilson

Anxiety Disorders Association of America

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 1-page PDF from American Medical Association

OCD (Click on menus for a Guide for OCD written by national experts)

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Foundation

Body Dysmorphic Disorder for people who suffer from an obsessional focus on body image.

Panic Disorder 1-page PDF from American Medical Association

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder 1-page PDF from American Medical Association

PTSD (Click on menus for Guide to Post-traumatic stress disorder written by national experts)

National Organization for Victim Assistance (an advocacy group for victims of crimes and crises)

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under “Select A Topic” choose “Borderline Personality Disorder” to find useful brochures.


Borderline Personality Disorder

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under “Select A Topic” choose “Borderline Personality Disorder” to find useful brochures.

Borderline Personality Disorder Central: for relatives and friends


Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia (Click on menus for Guide to Schizophrenia written by national experts)

Schizophrenia 1-page PDF from American Medical Association

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under “Select A Topic” choose “Schizophrenia” to find useful brochures.

 

Eating Disorders

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under “Select A Topic” choose “Eating Disorders” to find useful brochures.

Online support for binge-eating, bulimia and anorexia is available at: www.something-fishy.org.

Support groups for binge-eating at Overeaters Anonymous

American Dietetic Association

 

Substance Abuse

Smoking Cessation Dr. Aiken’s guide

Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous offer free self-help groups each day throughout the Triad.  If a group didn’t fit right for you, try around as there are many different ones and each has its own character.

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Teen Drug Abuse and Teen Alcoholism

SAMHSA (Federal Government Department)

 

Sexuality

American Sexual Behavior The Kinsey Institute regularly updates their statistics on trends in sexual behaviors (in hopes of answering the difficult question: What is normal?)


Other

Stress and the Heart 1-page PDF from American Medical Association

Autism 1-page PDF from American Medical Association

Asbergers Self-Test

The National Institute of Mental Health has numerous other brochures including Learning Disorders and Autism.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

All Kinds Of Minds (Learning Disorders)

Learning Disorders

 

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