Reviewed Mental Disorders Associations Links
(viewing 6 - 8 of 8)National Empowerment Center
The National Empowerment Center is a MA-based organization run by 'mental illness survivors/expatients' that has as its aim to support and empower recovery for all persons with mental illnesses. You can call the NEC (toll free in USA - 1-800-POWER2U or 1-800-769-3728; Outside of USA - +978-685-1518) for information on topics like advance directives, shock treatment, self-help groups in your area, legal services in your area, meditation and self-help techniques, coping with depression, etc. They also run advocacy services, and are writing a history of mental illness from patient's perspectives. The site design is minimal but easy to use.
International Society for Mental Health Online
The International Society of Mental Health Online advocates on issues related to how the online world can help promote mental health issues and services.National Alliance for Hispanic Health
The National Alliance for Hispanic Health is a science-based and community-driven organization that focuses on improving the health and well being of Hispanics and works with others to secure health for all. The website provides a collection of bilingual publications. Individual and organizational memberships are available that provide access to additional resources and programs.