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Mental Health Links
The following links are listed to provide you with additional online mental health care information and counseling resources.

Getting Urgent Help:
Department of Health and Human Services, Child and Family Services Line
Hotline: 1-800-452-1999
TTY: 1-800-963-9490
Web: Maine Child and Family Services

Gay-Lesbian Phoneline of Maine
PO Box 1116
Presque Isle, ME 04769
Hotline: 800-468-2088

Sweetser Crisis Response Line
Greater Portland/Cumberland County Hotline: 774-HELP/ 774-0700 (tty)
Statewide Hotline: 1-888-568-1112 (tty/voice)
Web: Ingraham, Inc.

Maine Youth Suicide Prevention Program
Hotline: 1-888-568-1112
Web: Maine Youth Suicide Prevention Program

Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MECASA)
83 Western Ave. Suite 2, Augusta, ME 04330
Hotline: 1-800-871-7741
TTY: 1-888-458-5599

Statewide Crisis Number/Hotline Connection

Statewide Domestic Violence Helpline
Hotline: 1-866-83-4HELP

Cutting the cost of medication  - manufacturers couons and other tricks that help if your insurance requires high copayments for medication or if you use an HSA account or simply don't have any insurance.
Wellbutrin: ask your prescriber to prescribe electronically through "Direct Success Pharmacy" or use this form: http://www.doctordirectory.com/GE7102/ONLINEFORM/GE7102OLRF4.pdf
Abilify: print copayment discount coupon here http://www.abilify.com/depression/offer/copay_card.aspx?&mem_num=326728264&grpid=ABY08
Latuda:  free registration for copay discount card: https://secure.latuda.com/secure/register-for-savings.cfm
Lexapro: use celexa (identical in almost every way) instead, which is on the $4 list at almost every pharmacy

Alternative and Complimentary resources:

The University of Maryland has compiled reliable,balanced information at their website:  http://umm.edu/health/medical/altmed

Child and Family mental health
AACAP's FACTS for Familes
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


Addiction and Recovery
Alcoholics Anonymous
Center for On-Line Addiction
SAMHSA's Substance Abuse/Addiction
SAMHSA's Treatment and Recovery
Web of Addictions

Anxiety Disorders
Answers to Your Questions About Panic Disorder
National Center for PTSD
Obsessive Compulsive Information Center

Associations & Institutes

American Psychiatric Association
American Psychological Association

American Psychological Society
Canadian Mental Health Association
Center for Mental Health Services
National Institute of Mental Health
National Mental Health Association
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ADDA - Attention Deficit Disorder Association
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, NIMH
Born to Explore: The Other Side of ADD/ADHD

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence
Childhelp USA®
SAMHSA's Children and Families
SAMHSA's Protection and Advocacy
Questions and Answers about Memories of Childhood Abuse
The National Domestic Violence Hotline Website
Women, Violence and Trauma

Depression and How Therapy Can Help
Depression Screening
Depression Test, Symptoms of Depression, Signs of Depression

Developmental Disorders
Asperger's Disorder
Pervasive Developmental Disorders

DSM-IV-TR: Diagnoses and Criteria

Dissociation and Traumatic Stress
Sidran Foundation Home Page

Eating Disorders
American Dietetic Association
Something Fishy

Journals & Magazines
ADHD Report
Anxiety, Stress and Coping
Contemporary Hypnosis
Depression and Anxiety
Drug and Alcohol Review
Early Child Development and Care
Eating Disorders
Educational Assessment
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
Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
Personal Relationships
Personality and Individual Differences
Psychiatric Bulletin
Psychology of Men & Masculinity
Psychology Today
Stress and Health
Studies in Gender and Sexuality
Substance Abuse
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior
Trauma, Violence & Abuse

Medications and Health Supplements
Drug Interactions, Alternative, MotherNature
Drug Interactions, DIRECT
Medical Dictionary
Medications, FDA
Medication, Internet Mental Health
Medications, PDR
Medline, Comparison
SAMHSA's Psychiatry and Psychology

Mental Health Care General Links
Internet Mental Health
Let’s Talk Facts, APA
Mental Health Counselor Resources, About.com
Mental Help Net
Mental Illnesses/Disorders
University of Michigan Health Topics A to Z
Web Sites You Can Trust, Medical Library Association

Personality Disorders
Mental Help Net - Personality Disorders
Personality Disorders - Focus Adolescent Counselor Services

Suicide Awareness and Hotlines
SAMHSA's Suicide
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Suicide: Read This First

Additional Mental Health Care & Counseling Resources
Interpretation of Dreams
Keirsey (Myers-Briggs) Temperament Sorter
Signs of Menopause, Symptoms of Menopause

Note: Not responsible for the content, claims or representations of the listed sites.


Disclaimer: The information on this website is intended for your information and education. It is NOT to be used as specific medical advice for you. I will be happy to discuss your particular, individual situation with you if you decide to become a patient.


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