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.
Addiction Helper (UK specific)
ADDitude - website dedicated to ADD/ADHD resources & info
Crisis Text Line (Text 'Start' to 741-741)
The Mighty (stories by those with chronic illness, mental illness, and more.
NAMI Helpline (Answers questions about mental health issues)
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1.800.273.8255 / 1.800.273.TALK)
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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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