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Category: Private Organizations

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

This site provides information on legislation, advocacy and research concerning adolescent psychiatry. Produced in English, Spanish and French.

American Psychiatric Association

The American Psychiatric Association represents over 40,000 psychiatrists in the US and abroad who specialize in the treatment of mental health and substance abuse disorders.

American Psychological Association

The APA is the world's largest association of psychologists. "APA works to advance psychology as a science, as a profession, and as a means of promoting human welfare."

Disability Rights International

DRI is a Washington, DC based human rights organization dedicated to the enforcement of international human rights protections for people with mental illnesses.

Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania

A website that combines the issues of mental health and aging. This site is intended to be a resource for people seeking practical information on mental illness, its connection to aging, and more.

National Mental Health Association

The National Mental Health Association was the nation's first citizen volunteer advocacy organization.

National Organization on Disability

This site provides an agency guide for becoming a designated voter registration agency, as well as other pertinent voter information.

The Empire State Association of Assisted Living

The Empire State Association of Assisted Living has useful information about adult homes and other assisted living options.

The National Stigma Clearinghouse

The National Stigma Clearinghouse focuses on inaccurate images of mental illness in the media and coordinates anti-stigma advocacy.

Befrienders International Online

Support, information and crisis line numbers.