Resources

Organizations on Specific Disorders

Anxiety Disorders.
Visit the Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA).
www.adaa.org

Behavior Disorders.
Visit CPIR’s Behavior Suite for a detailed list of resources and organizations addressing behavior disorders and concerns.
http://www.parentcenterhub.org/repository/behavior/

Bipolar Disorders.
If this is your area of concern, try these groups.

Child & Adolescent Bipolar Foundation (CABF)
www.bpkids.org

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
http://www.dbsalliance.org/site/PageServer?pagename=home
Toll-free number: (800) 826-3632.

Dually Diagnosed: Mental Illness and Intellectual Disabilities.
www.thenadd.org
The National Association for Dually Diagnosed (NADD) focuses upon the needs and issues of individuals who have both mental illness and cognitive impairments or intellectual disabilities, and the professionals and families who share concern for these individuals.

Eating Disorders.
www.nationaleatingdisorders.org
The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) works to prevent eating disorders and provide treatment referrals to those suffering from anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorder and those concerned with body image and weight issues.

OCD, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
www.ocfoundation.org/
The Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation (OCF) is for people with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and related disorders, their families, friends, professionals and other concerned individuals.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
http://www.ptsdinfo.org/
For more info and assistance on PTSD, you’ll want to visit the Gateway to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Information.