Here are some resources you may find helpful.

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American Psychological Association

The APA works to advance the creation, communication, and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people’s lives. Access research and resources on a variety of topics.

Association for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies

ABCT is a multidisciplinary organization that is committed to scientific approaches to assessing, preventing and treating human problems as well as enhancing health and well-being.  A strong resource for both community members and professionals.

Behavioral Tech, LLC

Marsha Linehan’s definitive site for information related to Borderline Personality Disorder and Dialectical Behavior Therapy. A training organization for educating professionals, the website offers abundant information regarding support for individuals with BPD as well as their family and friends.

International OCD Foundation

This is a fabulous resource for learning about obsessive compulsive disorder. Information for adults, adolescents and children is reliable and well respected. provides one-stop access to U.S. government mental health and mental health problems information. aims to educate and guide its users on a variety of mental health topics, and it integrates information from several other government agencies.

My Sisters’ Place

MSP is a not-for-profit agency here in Westchester County whose mission is to engage every member of society in the effort to end violence and abuse in intimate relationships. All relationships must be built on respect, equality, and peacefulness.  MSP offers direct services such as shelters for victims of domestic violence, advocacy and community education.   The crisis hotline for immediate help is 1.800.298.7233 (SAFE).   Visit their website to learn more about this vital organization.

National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder

A most valuable source of information regarding Borderline Personality Disorder. This group provides leadership in the area of family support as well as education for professionals and the community.  Check out their media library. The website is a treasure trove of previously recorded conferences and educational programs. Learn more about the Family Connections program developed by Perry Hoffman, PhD and Alan Fruzzetti PhD at

National Alliance for Mental Illness

NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. To learn about mental health conditions, learn about treatment options, find support, or get involved with NAMI, visit their website. Be sure to visit the special section on treatment and support for mental health conditions.

The National Center for PTSD

This website offers materials written for the public about PTSD and its treatment. For example, you can find descriptions of common reactions after trauma and videos of people who have completed treatment.  Although the emphasis is on veterans, the basic information about symptoms and treatment apply to everyone who has experienced a traumatic event.

National Institute of Mental Health

NIMH supports basic and clinical research aimed at the prevention, recovery and cure of mental illnesses. The website is a treasure trove of up to date information about emotional disorders and their treatment.

National Institute on Drug Abuse

NIDA’s mission is to lead the U.S. in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction. Visit their site to learn about drugs of abuse and related topics, plus the latest facts and research findings.