of Mental Health- Facts and
articles on a range of mental health issues
for all ages.
Psychology's home page. Information for
public and practioners.
Help Center- Articles and brochures
for the public on adult, child and
adolescent mental health issues.
Martin Seligman Authentic Happiness
Website- Find out about positive
psychology from the expert, includes
many interesting scales and tests.
oriented web resource on mental
Mental Health- Another
encyclopedia of mental healh
information presented by Canadian
Psychiatrist Dr. Phillip W. Long.
BBC online mental
health information- Find out
what the British have to say about
American Academy of Child and
Adolescent Psychiatry- Articles and
resources on child and adolescent mental
Children and Adults
with Attention Deficit Disorder
(CHADD)-Advocacy group for people
with ADD and their families, includes
information on local groups and
Resources for Children with Special
Federation for Children with
Special Needs- Massachusetts
advocacy group for children with special
Association of Special Education-Information
on special education in
Psychology at Work
National Institute of
Occupational Safty and Health
Information on stress at work provided
by the federal government.
(AA) Probably the biggest self-help
group in the world. People with questions
or concern about substance abuse will not
feel alone here. http://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org
Resource for families of someone with
Recovery: A self help
program for addictions and alcohol abuse based
on principles of cognitive behavioral therapy.
information on Western Massachusetts AA
Western Mass. Intergroup Office
474 Pleasant Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
85 East Street Room 14-15
Pittsfield, MA 01201
WebMD- Guide to Weight Loss:
This is an excellent resource for anyone
wanting information on weight loss. "Guide
on lowering cholesterol: National Institute of Health
website on cholesterol and reducing risk
for heart disease. "Live
Healthier, Live Longer
Diet Information: National Institute
of Health's website for diet information.
Diets, menus, and more.
for a Healthy Weight "
For information on lowering high blood
pressure: National Blood, Heart and
Lung Institute website on lowering blood
Guide to Lowering High Blood Pressure"
Nutritional information: U.S.
government website with everything you
always wanted to know about nutrition. www.nutrition.gov
Get Up Get Out:Resources on fitness
for adults, children and fitness educators.
Tobacco Information and Prevention Source:Resources
on quitting smoking.
Wealth of information and resources by
patient advocate Mary Shomon.
Topics:Childhood Obesity Health
information from the science section of
Mass Legal Services
Massachusetts Legal Advocacy and
Legal Center http://www.larcma.org/
Passages Help for women and families
exposed to domestic violence.
Resource Center: http://www.mrcforchange.org/