Useful Links

Here are some website links that you may find useful in learning more about mental health and available treatments.

Crisis Resources

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Crisis Text Line: text “HOME” to 741741 to text with a trained Crisis Counselor for free, 24/7 from anywhere in the US

Peer Run Warm Line: non-emergency telephone or chat options for emotional support 

Santa Clara County Suicide Prevention and Crisis Hotline: 1-855-278-4204

Santa Clara County Resources

General Websites

American Psychological Association

Anxiety and Depression Association of America

Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Institute of Mental Health

Psychology Today

Eating Disorders Resource Center

Websites for Meditation/Relaxation

The Free Mindfulness Project

INSIGHT Meditation Society

Kaiser

Guided Meditations and Dharma Talks (Insight LA)

Free Guided Meditations (UCLA)

Audio files to practice Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (UCSD)

Enjoy a moment of calm

Free online Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Course

Self-Compassion Meditations

Websites for Mood, Anxiety, and Trauma

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Anxiety and Depression Association of America

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies

National Center for PTSD

Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation

Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation of the San Francisco Bay Area

Postpartum Depression Support

Websites for Sleep

National Sleep Foundation

Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine

Stanford University Sleep Disorders Clinics

Websites for Grief and Loss

Grief Net

Kara: Grief Support for Children, Teens, Families, and Adults

National Alliance for Grieving Children

Websites for Coping with Chronic Medical Conditions

Brain Injury

Cancer

Cardiac and Heart Health

Chronic Pain

Chronic Pain Treatment Programs in the Bay Area: HELP 

Eating Disorders Resource Center

Family Caregiver Alliance

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Multiple Sclerosis

Stroke

UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine

Websites for Alcohol and Drug Addiction

National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA)

Addiction Recovery Programs

Project Know — Understanding Addiction

Alcohol Treatment Resources 

Support for Overcoming Substance Abuse — Start Your Recovery

Websites for Domestic Violence Resources

Domestic Violence Resource Center

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Resources for the County of Santa Clara

Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence (San Jose)

CORA — Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse (San Mateo)

YWCA of Silicon Valley — Domestic Violence Support Network 

Love is Respect — empowering young people to prevent and end abusive relationships