Links

AACAP American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists: Families and Youth

ADAA Anxiety and Depression Association of America provides education, training, and research for anxiety, OCD, PTSD, depression, and related disorders

ADDitude Magazine offers many excellent, practical tips for managing ADD/ADHD for both children and adults

APA American Psychiatric Association: Healthy Minds Healthy Lives

APA American Psychological Association: Psychology Help Center

ASPEN  Asperger Autism Syndrome Education Network in New Jersey

Autism Society Improving the lives of all affected by Autism

Caregiver Action Network for those who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or the frailties of old age

CDC Child Development and Positive Parenting for children at every age and stage of growth

CHADD Adults with ADHD

CHADD Parents and Caregivers of Children with ADHD

DBSA Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance of New Jersey provides education, support, outreach and advocacy for people living with mood disorders

IOCDF International OCD Foundation offers help for adults and children

NASW National Association of Social Workers: Health & Wellness, Kids & Families, Mind & Spirit, Seniors & Aging

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline if you (or a friend or family member) is struggling with suicidal thoughts

NEDA National Eating Disorders Association for individuals and families affected by eating disorders

NCADV National Council Against Domestic Violence: information and help

NCLD National Center for Learning Disabilities for both children and adults with learning disabilities

NIDA National Institute on Drug Abuse: the science of drug abuse and addiction

NIMH National Institute of Mental Health Schizophrenia: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

NINDS National Institute of Health Brain Basics: Understanding Sleep

NJ Department of Education information about Special Education and Implementation of IDEA

SPAN Statewide Parent Advocacy Network: resource for NJ parents of children with special needs

WorryWiseKids information and guidance for helping children with anxiety disorders