Collective Resources and Reading
On the web
1. Drug Rehab “DrugRehab.com is a web resource provided and funded by Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS). ARS is an integrated behavioral health care management organization dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues.”
2. Rehabs “Rehabs.com was founded in 2011 with two goals in mind: to provide information for those suffering with substance abuse and behavioral addictions – and to connect those people with the treatment programs that can help them.” To find a rehab program in your state, please use their helpful search feature or contact them.
3. Recovery “The mission at Recovery.org is to connect people and their families with the information and resources to help them recover from substance abuse and behavioral disorders.” They are a private resource. For more information or to find a recovery center in your state, please click here.
4. Henry Cameron, MA A therapist based out of Portland, Oregon, Henry Cameron’s blog posts combine his experience as a therapist, along with humor and great insights. He also offers therapy sessions via Skype.
6. Stigma Fighters – A mental health non-profit dedicated to helping real people living with mental illness.
7. Shrink Talk by: Rob Dobrenski, PhD
8. Healthy Place – Healthy Place is one of the largest, comprehensive mental health sites on the web today. They feature an online mental health support network: blogs, forums, expert information, resources, and directories.
9. After Psychotherapy, by: Joseph Burgo, PhD – A psychotherapist who discusses various topics from bipolar disorder to sexuality. He also offers online therapy sessions via Skype.
10. Yellowbrick Blog – Yellowbrick’s mission is to provide full spectrum, specialized approach to the emotional, physical and developmental challenges of emerging young adults. The blog provides advice, support and insights on emerging adulthood. Visit them here.
Free from Lies by: Alice Miller
The Gift of Therapy: An open letter to a new generation of therapists and their patients by: Irvin D. Yalom, MD
Healing the Shame That Binds You by: John Bradshaw