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This information is provided as a resource and does not constitute an endorsement for any group. It is the responsibility of the reader to decide whether a group is appropriate for his/her needs. For evidence-based information on diseases, conditions, symptoms, treatment and wellness issues, continue searching this site.

TARA

Education and advocacy organization. Provides information on borderline personality to families, consumers and providers. Referrals to clinicians, treatment programs, self-help groups, BPD Journal, speakers' bureau, professional conferences and advocacy.
Voice: 1-888-482-7227
Website: http://www.tara4bpd.org
Verified: 7/24/2013

Mental Health America

Provides free information on over 200 mental health topics including bipolar disorder, depression, bereavement, post-traumatic stress disorder and warning signs of mental illness. Referrals to local mental health services. Distributes free national directory of local mental health associations and offers low-cost materials. Advocates to remove stigma of mental illness and for mental health benefits parity.
Voice: 1-800-969-6642
Website: http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net
Verified: 7/24/2013

Nat'l Institute of Mental Health Information Resource Center

Provides information and literature on anxiety, phobias, obsessive-compulsive disorder and depression. Leave name and mailing address and literature will be mailed to you.
Voice: 1-866-615-6464
Website: http://www.nimh.nih.gov
Verified: 7/24/2013

Brain and Behavior Research Foundation

Provides information on schizophrenia, depression and bipolar disorder. Has information on research being conducted on these disorders. Newsletter, literature and brochures.
Voice: 1-800-829-8289
Website: http://www.bbrfoundation.org
Verified: 7/24/2013

Project Return Peer Support Warm Line

Provides support for mental health consumers.
Voice: 1-888-448-9777
Verified: 7/24/2013

Compeer, Inc.

Provides one-to-one volunteer supportive relationships to adults and youth in mental health recovery.
Write:
Compeer, Inc.
259 Monroe Ave.
Rochester, NY 14607
Voice: 1-800-836-0475
Website: http://www.compeer.org
Verified: 7/24/2013

Boy's Town National Hotline

Provides crisis intervention, information and referrals for boys and girls. Free and confidential. Short-term crisis intervention. Suicide prevention. Works with children and families.
Voice: 1-800-448-3000
Website: http://www.boystown.org
Verified: 7/24/2013

WebMD Medical Reference from the American Self-Help Clearinghouse

Last Updated: September 04, 2014
This information is provided as a resource and does not constitute an endorsement for any group.  It is the responsibility of the reader to decide whether a group is appropriate for his/her needs.  For evidence-based information on diseases, conditions, symptoms, treatment and wellness issues, continue searching this site.This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.   

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