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Online Resources (Various Resources from Mental Health Partners)

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) 

Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator in the United States or U.S. Territories: 
https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov

Find treatment programs in your state that treat the recent onset of serious mental illnesses: 
https://www.samhsa.gov/esmi-treatment-locator 

Opioid treatment programs in NJ that treat addiction and dependence on opioids: 
https://dpt2.samhsa.gov/treatment/

A YouTube video about people who have suicidal thoughts to encourage them to call the national helpline (video is 1 minute): 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-ePROhX3NA&feature=youtu.be 

A YouTube video about people who are experiencing and living with serious mental illness as: depression, bipolar, and schizophrenia. It’s encouraging other people with major depressive disorders to talk, connect, and get help from SAMHSA support systems: 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTquXGc_CO0&feature=youtu.be

A YouTube video (30 seconds) about families and friends who want to talk directly to their loved ones about mental illness. Start the conversation by three simple words “Can We Talk?” : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zJIkH_Xj0s&feature=youtu.be 

SAMHSA sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness, join the national Recovery Month webinar series beginning September 13: https://www.recoverymonth.gov/events/find-events-list

Mental Health America (MHA)

Free, quick, confidential, and scientifically validated mental health tests to determine whether you are experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition.*These are not diagnostic tests. You are encouraged to share your results with a physician or healthcare provide: 
https://screening.mhanational.org/screening-tools 

National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH)

Brochure about “What is stress? How can you manage it?”: 
https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/stress/19-mh-8109-5-things-stress_142898.pdf 

Brochure about “Social Anxiety Disorder Is More Than Just Shyness:” 
https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/social-anxiety-disorder-more-than-just-shyness/19-mh-8083-socialanxietydisordermorethanjustshyness_153750.pdf 

CDC (Mental Health and COVID-19)

Post about “Symptoms of Covid-19”  ***Provided in 33 Languages: 
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/print-resources.html?Sort=Date%3A%3Adesc&Search=symptoms%20of%20coronavirus%20disease%202019 

Post about “Stop the Spread of Germs and Covid-19”  ***Provided in 33 Languages: 
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/print-resources.html?Sort=Date%3A%3Adesc&Search=stop%20the%20spread%20of%20germs

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

Email a helpline specialist:
https://drugfree.org/email-helpline-specialist/

Schedule a call with a specialist. The hours are from Monday to Friday from 9am-12pm, on weekends the hours are 12pm-5pm:
https://scheduler.drugfree.org/

Treatment and recovery resources to help teens or young adult children:
https://drugfree.org/landing-page/get-help-support/understand-find-treatment-options/

Parent blogs, online support community, peers and parents supporting each other:
https://drugfree.org/landing-page/get-help-support/support-from-other-parents/

Parent resource library with eBooks, guides, and other resources:
https://drugfree.org/resources/

Alcoholics Anonymous

An Introduction to the AA Recovery Program pamphlet: 
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/p-1_thisisaa1.pdf

Narcotics Anonymous

Hudson County Area Online Phone Meetings. Access meeting schedule, phone numbers and zoom links:
https://m.narcoticsanonymousnj.org/Meetings/default_online.asp?ASC=HUD

New Jersey Groups Online and Phone Meetings. Access meeting schedule, phone numbers and zoom links:
https://m.narcoticsanonymousnj.org/Meetings/default_online.asp

Women Rising 

Women’s Rising Get Help Page. Access 24/7 helpline, domestic violence information and support groups:
https://www.womenrising.org/get-help

AACAP (American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry) 

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry – related websites for parents and children:  
https://www.aacap.org/AACAP/About_AACAP/Related_Web_Sites.aspx

Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry – Facts For Families Guide:
https://www.aacap.org/AACAP/Families_and_Youth/Facts_for_Families/Layout/FFF_Guide-01.aspx?hkey=c2dc89fb-aac1-4308-9297-eedfe7755b92

Miscellaneous Online Resources

List of toll-free hotlines/helplines provided by the New Jersey Department of Children & Families: 
https://www.nj211.org/sites/default/files/documents/2020-03/hotlines-helplines-covid19.pdf

How to help a loved one in a mental crisis. Resource provided by the United Way: 
https://www.helplinecenter.org/2-1-1-community-resources/helpsheets/mental-crisis/

Frequently asked questions from the National Institute on Drug Abuse:
https://www.drugabuse.gov/about-nida/frequently-asked-questions

Support group locator tool from Psychology Today:
https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/groups/07305  

Common Hotline Phone Numbers provided by Psych Central: 
https://psychcentral.com/lib/common-hotline-phone-numbers/

Mental Health Hotline Numbers and Referral Resources provided by Healthy Place:
https://www.healthyplace.com/other-info/resources/mental-health-hotline-numbers-and-referral-resources

In-depth diverse list of hotlines provided by Teen Health & Wellness: 
https://teenhealthandwellness.com/static/hotlines