Center for Adoption and Support (CASA)


ADHD / ADD and Learning Disabilities

Children & Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) 

Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy



Anxiety Disorder Association of America

Social Phobia/Social Anxiety Association



Asperger Experts

Autism Spectrum Connection

Autism Research Council

Autism Society of America

Autism Speaks

Autism Support Network

Thrive with Aspergers


Borderline Personality Disorder

BPD Central


Robert Friedel, MD's BPD Demystified

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy research by Marsha M. Linehan, Ph.D

National Educational Alliance for BPD/Borderline Personality Disorder (NEABPD)




Co-Dependents Anonymous (CODA) 


Depression/Bi-Polar Disorder

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)

Families for Depression Awareness


Eating Disorders

The Academy for Eating Disorders

The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness

The Maudsley Parents

National Eating Disorders Association


Gender Issues

Accord Alliance


Transgender Law Center 


Mental Health Associations And Advocacy Groups

American Psychiatric Association

American Psychological Association

American Residential Treatment Association 

Compeer (voluntary support for persons with psychiatric problems)

Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)

Mental Health Matters (articles, sources of support, volunteer opportunities)

National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Council for Behavioral Healthcare

National Council on Disability

National Empowerment Center (practical information about the recovery model and psychiatric difficulties)

National Institute of Mental Health

Open Minds Open Doors (a progressive anti-stigma campaign that educates the public - and employers - about mental illness and legal rights)

Psychiatry Online (Priory Online Medical Journals)

SAMHSA's National Registry of Evidence-based Programs & Practices (research)


Sex Addiction

Fight the New Drug

Sex Addicts Anonymous


Special Education Law

Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy


Substance Abuse

Addiction Resource Center

Addiction Resource Guide

Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACA)



Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

Dual Recovery Anonymous

Families Anonymous (FA)

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

National Alliance for Recovery Residences (NARR)

National Association for the Dually Diagnosed

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA research)

The Sober World

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) National Health Information Center



David Baldwin's Trauma Info Pages

Gateway to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Information

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network


Professional Associations / Affilations

Exceptional Schools for Exceptional Children

National Association of Private Schools for Exceptional Children

National Association of Therapeutic Schools & Programs (Professional Member)

National Association of Private Special Education Center

International Dyslexia Association (IDA)

Association for the Advancement of International Education (AAIE)

International Schools Association (ISA)

Small Boarding School Association (SBSA)


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