ADAA Finding Help*
The Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) provides resources for support, and tips for helping friends and relatives. (240) 485-1001.
A mental wellness resource for Service Members, Veterans, and Military Families.
A link to the most popular US organization for recovery from alcoholism. Provides information about AA support groups around the US.
David Baldwin's Trauma Information Pages*
Research-related trauma resources on the Internet that can be read, joined or searched: online databases, a workshop calendar, professional organizations, email discussion lists, and information about effective trauma treatment approaches.
Gift From Within*
A nonprofit organization dedicated to those who suffer from PTSD, those at risk for PTSD, and those who care for traumatized individuals. Includes essays, articles, poetry and art, meditations, Q&A on PTSD, podcasts, book reviews, and more.
Give an Hour*
A nonprofit group providing free mental health services to US military personnel and families affected by the current conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.
MedlinePlus PTSD Information Page
MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from the US National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health, and other government agencies and health-related organizations.
My HealtheVet is the VHA Health Portal created for you, the Veteran, and your family, as well as for VA employees. This new health portal will enable you to access health information, tools, and services anywhere in the world you can access the Internet.
Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network*
RAINN carries out programs to prevent sexual assault, helps victims, and attempts to ensure that rapists are brought to justice. This website contains statistics, counseling resources, prevention tips, and news.
Safe Helpline provides confidential one-on-one assistance for victims of military sexual trauma, rape, or domestic violence. Call or text the Safe Helpline at 1-877-995-5247 to talk with someone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
SIDRAN Institute Help Desk*
A nationally-focused nonprofit organization devoted to helping people who have experienced traumatic life events. SIDRAN offers a referral list of therapists, as well as a fact sheet on how to choose a therapist for PTSD and dissociative disorders. (410) 825-8888.
Veterans Crisis Line*
Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) and press 1 to be connected to a free, 24-hour hotline for Veterans in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.