Links to local or online resources, especially those found in other directories, does not indicate formal endorsement or any affiliation with those services.
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
- Crisis Text Line: text 'Home' to 741741
- Hopeline: Call or text 919-231-4525 or 1-877-235-4525
- Trans Lifeline: U.S. (877) 565-8860 or Canada (877) 330-6366
- Trevor Lifeline: 866-488-7386 (specializes in LGBTQ youth)
- Georgia Crisis & Access Line: 1-800-715-4225 (Georgia specific)
- Veterans Crisis Line: call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1 or send a text message to 838255
- San Francisco Night Ministry: call 415-441-0123 from 10:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. (local to San Fransisco)
- Asian American LifeNet Hotline: Call 1-877-990-8585 24/7 (Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Fujianese are offered)
- Boys Town Hotline: 800-448-3000 (also has an option for hearing and speech impaired callers at 1-800-448-1833)
- Lists of international Crisis Lines are compiled by the following:
- A list of local resources suggested by To Write Love On Her Arms is available here.
- SAMHSA (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration) maintains a directory of local behavioral health services here.
- A list of low cost mental health resources is being compiled on LowCostHelp.com.
- Local counselors, psychiatrists, and treatment centers can be searched for on Psychology Today.
- Low cost therapists can be found on Open Path Psychotherapy Collective.
- The National Mental Health Consumers' Self-Help Clearinghouse keeps a directory of consumer-driven services for finding local peer-support resources.
- Active Minds
- Addiction Helper (UK specific)
- American Association of Suicidology
- American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
- Crisis Text Line (Text 'Start' to 741-741)
- DrugRehab.com (Includes a page on co-occuring disorders)
- Heads Up Guys
- International Association for Suicide Prevention
- Man Therapy
- Mental Health America
- Mental Health Grace Alliance
- The Mighty (stories by those with chronic illness, mental illness, and more.
- National Alliance on Mental Illness (Includes info on specific conditions)
- NAMI Helpline (Answers questions about mental health issues)
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1.800.273.8255 / 1.800.273.TALK)
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
- Suicide Prevention Resource Center
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Friends/Other Websites I Find Helpful:
- Steve Austin - I Am Steven Austin
- Aaron J. Smith - Cultural Savage
- Sarah Simmons - Beautiful Between
- Brittney Moses - A Journey of Faith & Mental Wellness
- Brittney also offers the Faith & Mental Wellness App, check it out!
- Kristen Kansiewicz - Church Therapy
- Dr. David Susman - The Mental Health & Wellness Blog
- Dr. Stacey Freedenthal - Speaking of Suicide
- Aundi Kolber - Bravely Imperfect
- Dr. Holly Oxhandler's website
- Sharon Martin - Live Well with Sharon Martin
- Dr. Sally Spencer-Thomas - Dr. Sally Speaks
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