Mental illness refers to a wide range of mental health conditions – disorders that affect your mood, thinking and behavior.
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Website: https://www.nami.org/
Mental Health America is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping all people live healthier lives, with 240 affiliates nationwide. Their website provides information on mental health. Website: www.mentalhealthamerica.net/go/home Phone: 800-969-6642 or 800-273-8255.
National Institute of Mental Health. The NIMH works to improve mental health through bio-medical research on mind, brain, and behavior. Their
website offers extensive information on mental health.
Website: www.nimh.nih.gov E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 866-615-6464
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. SAMHSA is within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and helps people with mental health and substance use disorders, supports their families, prevents costly behavioral health problems, and promotes better health.
Website: www.samhsa.gov Helpline: 800-662-4357 Phone: 877-726-4727 Publications: 1-877-726-4727