Here are some resources that may be helpful as you search for answers. I always advise my clients to be very careful on the Internet as anyone can pass themselves off as an expert in mental health. These are reliable sites by professional and licensed experts:
Provides vetted, non-commerical links to organizations dealing with specific addictions such as alcohol, drugs, food, gambiling, sex, etc. as well as support for families with addicted members.
Addictions Resource Center 1 (833) 301 HELP (4357)
Supports patients, families, and providers with critical information about addiction and connects them to quality treatment and recovery resources through our vetted database.
A Christ-centered, 12 step recovery program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain or addiction of any kind.
Counseling Consultation Line 1 (855) 771-HELP (4357)
Offers a one-time free phone consultation with counselor. Monday through Friday, 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM Mountain Time
A free online recovery tool that offers 130 weekly online meetings for those recovering from addiction and related issues.
The largest medical practice and research group in the world, provides reliable physician-backed information about mental illness definitions, causes, symptoms, prevention, treatment and support.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1 (800) 273-8255
provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.
Provides an extensive annotated directory of mental health resources, including general information, as well as blogs, online communities, support groups, articles, quizzes and books.
Click GET HELP to find a lengthy listing of mental health articles authored by experts in the field.
Mental health portal page for federal resources and information.
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