Schizophrenia Home Page
This Web site, created by a person who has a brother with
schizophrenia, has discussion boards on various mental illness-related
topics for people who have schizophrenia and their family
members. It also has an archive of news releases on new studies
and research on schizophrenia.
Resources: Your Gateway to Affective Disorders on the Web
This Web site offers information about bipolar and related
disorders, including background on commonly prescribed medications,
articles and suggested books.
Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
This Web site answers basic questions about the signs and
symptoms of post-traumatic stress order (PTSD) -- who gets
it, how common it is and what treatments are available. There
are also various videos streamed on the site, covering issues
from children and trauma to PTSD and war.
Disorders Association of America
This resource for people who have anxiety disorders, their
family members and mental health professionals provides an
overview of various anxiety disorders, from panic disorder
to social phobia. The Web site also includes an archive of
the organization's bimonthly newsletter, including "In My
Own Words," a regular feature that offers firsthand accounts
of what it's like to live and cope with an anxiety disorder.
The site also offers a listing of anxiety disorder self-help
support groups by state.
This site, created by a psychologist, offers an overview on
the causes, symptoms and treatments of serious depression.
Hope and the Street Web site and discussion forums are provided
solely for educational and informational purposes. As such,
they are not meant to provide professional medical advice,
counseling or services. Only a qualified medical professional
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