Office Of Counseling Services

Helpful Resources

(Resources are listed in alphabetical order by topic.)


National Institute of Mental Health – Anxiety Disorder information
Anxiety and Depression Association of America – Internet search engine for anxiety disorders
Mental Help Net – online information and resources pertaining to anxiety disorders – a website for those suffering from symptoms of stress, anxiety, panic or trauma

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Attention Deficit Disorder Resources
Attention Deficit Disorder Association
National Institute of Mental Health – information about ADHD
About ADHD

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder and Manic Depression – Extensive web links for manic depressive disorder.
National Institute of Mental Health – Information about Bipolar disorder
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance


Mental Help Net – Depression – Information about depression, diagnoses, and treatment.
Psychology Information – Depression – Information about depression, diagnoses, and treatment.
Depression Alliance – Information and web links about depression, diagnosis, and treatment.
SANE – fact sheet on depression

Eating Disorders

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders
National Eating Disorders Association
Academy for Eating Disorders
Something Fishy – Award-winning web site on eating disorders.
Recovery Is Possible – A personal account of coping with an eating disorder. – Extensive information and links to other eating disorder web sites.
Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorders – a nonprofit organization

General Sites for Counseling and Mental Health Issues

Go Ask Alice! – Columbia University’s question-and-answer web site about a wide range of health and mental health-related issues. – Through Half of Us, mtvU and The Jed Foundation aim to initiate a public dialogue to raise awareness about the prevalence of mental health issues and connect students to the appropriate resources to get help. – helping people connect and find support.

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Issues

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
Human Rights Campaign
National Gay Lesbian Task Force
Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation – Travel Guide – Gay & Lesbian National Help Center – Lavender, publication – The Advocate, publication – Queer Resources Directory – National Organization for Lesbians of Size – Lesbian and Gay Immigration Rights Task Force – intersex web site – LGBT Persons with Disabilities

Prismatic Speech Services in Greensboro, NC – Kevin Dorman, Speech Pathologist -provides speech, language, and voice intervention for transgender clients and clients with voice disorders of all ages.  Phone:  336.609.6258.

Medications for Mental Health Issues

Psychology Information Online – Information about antidepressant medication
What to Know About Mental Health Medication
Health – Antidepressant Medications for Depression
National Institute for Mental Health: Medications
Support 4 Hope: Mental Health Medications
Holistic Drug Therapy – Antidepressants
All About Depression: Antidepressant Medications

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Mental Help Net – Information about obsessive-compulsive disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation
National Institute of Mental Health – Information about obsessive-compulsive disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Screening – brief online OCD screening plus related information and web links

Self-Help Resources

University of Buffalo Self-Help Materials
Psychological Self-Help

Self Injury

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: Self Injury
Self Injury – You’re Not The Only One

Substance Abuse

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration – National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
Smart Recovery – National self-help organization devoted to cognitive therapy-oriented recovery from substance abuse.
Narcotics Anonymous

Suicide / Suicide Prevention
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
JED Foundation
Mental Help Net – Suicide
National Institute of Mental Health – web page on suicide prevention – Practical advice for dealing with suicidal thoughts

Support Groups

Trauma, Sexual Assault, and Sexual Abuse

National Institute for Mental Health – Informational web page pertaining to post-traumatic stress disorder
RAINN (Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network)

Violence and Disaster-Related Stress



Our office is located on the third floor of the Slane Student Center. We are open daily from 8:30am – 5:00pm.

(336) 841-9231
(336) 841-4513 (fax)