Mental Health Links
The following links provide additional online mental health care information and counseling resources. These mental health organizations provide information on symptomology, psychological diagnosis, descriptions of treatment methods, and resources for you and your family.
Bibliotherapy can comfort, reassure, normalize your circumstances and experiences, and help you gain insight into effective ways to cope.
Depression and Mood Disorders
Climbing out of Depression, Sue Atkinson
Overcoming Depression, Demitri Papolos, M.D. and Janice Papolos
Undoing Depression, Richard O'Connor
You Mean I Don't Have to Feel This Way? Colette Dowling
Moodswing, Ronald R. Fieve, M.D.
Seasons of the Mind, What is S.A.D.?, Norman E. Rosenthal, M.D.
The Mindful Way through Depression: Freeing Yourself from Chronic Unhappiness,
M. Williams, J. Teasdale, Z. Segal, Jon-Kabat-Zinn
The Relaxation Response, Herbert Benson, M.D.
The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook, Edmund J. Bourne
When Things Fall Apart, Pema Chodron
The Places That Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times, Pena Chodron
Mediation for Beginners, Jack Kornfeld
Don't Panic, H. Reid Wilson
Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress,
Pain, and Illness, Jon-Kabat-Zinn
EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing
EMDR: The Breakthrough Therapy in Overcoming Anxiety, Stress And Trauma, Francine Shapiro, PH.D.
EMDR in the Treatment of Adults Abused As Children, Laurel Parnell, PH.D.
EMDR and the Relational Imperative: The Therapeutic Relationship in EMDR Treatment,
Mark Dworkin, CSW-R
Getting Past Your Past: Take Control of Your Life with Self-Help Techniques from EMDR Therapy,
Francine Shapiro, PH.D.
Healing the Heart of Trauma & Dissociation, Carol Forgash, LCSW & Margaret Copely
Tapping In, Laurell Parnell, PH.D.
Transforming Trauma: EMDR, Laurel Parnell, PH.D
EMDR International Association (EMDRIA) is a professional training organization and a good source of information.www.emdria.org
When Parents Die: Learning to Live with the Loss of a Parent, Abrams, Rebecca
Good Grief: Healing Through the Shadow of Loss, Deborah Morris Coryell
Life After Loss; A Practical Guide to Renewing Your Life after Experiencing Major Loss, Diets, Bob,
The Grief Recovery Handbook: The Action Program for Moving Beyond Death, Divorce, and Other Losses, James, John.W. and Friedman, Russell
On Grief And Grieving, Finding The Meaning of Grief through the Five Stages of Loss, Kữbler-Ross, Elizabeth and Kessler, David
A Silent Sorrow: Pregnancy Loss, Kohn, Ingrid MSW, and Moffitt, Perry-Lynn
Healing Into Life and Death, Levine, Stephen
How to Go On Living When Someone You Love Dies, Rando, Therese
Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, J. William Worden
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Peer group support after the death of a child.
The Pregnancy Loss Support Program of National Council of Jewish Women NY
Calvary Hospital Hospice
Visiting Nurse Service of New York Hospice and Palliative Care
The Brain that Changes Itself, Norman Doidge, M.D.
The Developing Mind, How Relationships and the Brain Interact to
Shape Who We Are, Daniel J. Siegel
Buddha's Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love and Wisdom
Resilient, Rick Hanson PhD
Hardwiring Happiness, Rick Hanson, PhD
Neuro Dharma, Rick Hanson, PhD
Getting the Love You Want, Harville Hendrix, PhD
Keeping the Love you Find, Harville Hendrix, PhD
Hold Me Tight Sue Johnson, PhD
The Power of the Middle Ground, Marty Babits, LCSW, BCD
Codependent No More, Beattie, Melody
The Seven Prinicples for Making Marriages Work John Gottman, PhD
The Relationship Cure John Gottman, PhD
The Courage to Heal, Ellen Bass and Laura Davis
Beginning to Heal, Ellen Bass and Laura Davis
The Wounded Heart: Hope for Adult Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse, Dan B. Allender
Women, Sex, and Addiction, Charlotte Davis Kasl, PhD.
Out of the Shadows, Patrick Carnes, PhD.
Erotic Intelligence, Alexandra Katehakis
Victims No Longer, classic Guide for Men Recovering from Sexual Child Abuse, Michael Lew
Beyond Betrayal: Taking Charge of Your Life After Boyhood Sexual Abuse, Richard Gardner, Phd
Memories of Sexual Betrayal: Truth, Fantasy, Repression and Dissociation, Richard Gartner, Phd
The Drama of the Gifted Child, Alice Miller
Breaking Down the Wall of Silence, Alice Miller
Healing Trauma, Peter A. Levine, PH.D.
Trauma and Recovery, Judith Herman, M.D.
Making Sense of Suffering, J. Konrad Stettbacher
Healing the Child Within, Charles L. Whitfield, M.D.
The Resilient Self, Steven J. Wolin, M.D. and Sybil Wolin, PH.D.
Waking the Tiger, Peter A. Levine, PH.D.
In an Unspoken Voice: How the Body Releases Trauma and Restores Goodness
Peter A. Levine, PH.D.
Additional Links and Resources
Addiction and Recovery
Associations & Institutes
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
American Counseling Association
American Psychiatric Association
American Psychological Association
Association for Psychological Science
Canadian Mental Health Association
Center for Mental Health Resources
National Institute of Mental Health
Mental Health America
Connection Between Mental Illness and Substance Abuse
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Dissociation and Traumatic Stress
Sidran Traumatic Stress Institute
Journals & Magazines
Anxiety, Stress and Coping
Depression and Anxiety
Drug and Alcohol Review
Early Child Development and Care
Journal of Gambling Studies
Journal of Happiness Studies
Journal of Mental Health and Aging
Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy
Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology
Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment
Language and Cognitive Processes
Loss, Grief & Care
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities
Metaphor and Symbol
Parenting at Home
Personality and Individual Differences
Psychology of Men & Masculinity
Stress and Health
Trauma, Violence & Abuse
What is a Personality Disorder?
Do You Have A Personality Disorder?
Suicide Awareness and Hotlines
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Thoughts of Suicide? Read This First.
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