Under “Selected Links”, you will find pages on Mental Health Links and Resources, Finding Therapy, Grief Resources, Adolescent and Young Adult Suicide, Bullying, and NAMI Affiliate Links (NAMI National, NAMI California, and other local Bay Area NAMI offices). These pages are described described below.
A collection of links and resources related various mental illnesses and associated conditions & issues, as well as resources related to different populations, such as children & adolescents, veterans and seniors.
Content includes information on:
- Anxiety Disorders
- Attention Deficit Disorder
- Bipolar Disorder
- Borderline Personality Disorder
- Dissociative Disorder
- Eating Disorders
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Other Trauma
- Schizoaffective Disorder
- Children and Adolescents
- Seniors & Older Adults
- Mental Health Podcasts
- Treatment Search Sites
- Mental Health Recovery Sites
- Support and Advocacy Groups
- General Mental Health Information
- Online Guides
- Medication Information
NAMI Santa Clara County cannot recommend specific psychiatrists, therapists and other clinicians. However, we can give you information and suggestions on how to search for behavioral health professionals, programs and on-line and in-person peer support groups that deal with a variety of mental health concerns and issues. Resources to assist you in locating therapy is provided on this page.
Grief is a natural response to the loss of someone or something very dear to us. Anyone can experience grief and loss, but each person is unique in how he or she copes with these feelings. The single most important factor in healing from loss is having the support of other people. Most especially, support from those with experience in dealing with personal loss can help ease the pain and promote healing. Resources for such grief support are provided on this page.
Suicide among adolescents and young adults is a growing health concern. It is the third-leading cause of death for young people ages 15 to 24. However, suicide is also preventable. Know the risk factors, the warning signs and the steps you can take to protect yourself, your friend or your teen or young adult. Find out more about teen suicide and the many suicide prevention resources available locally, nationally and on-line.
Bullying is repeated, unwanted, and aggressive behavior among children and adolescents that involves a power imbalance. Both kids who are bullied and who bully others may incur serious, lasting mental health consequences. Find out more about bullying and what anti-bullying resources are available locally.
Links to NAMI National, NAMI California, and other local Bay Area NAMI offices