Mental Health

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The Amercian Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 
Provides information on mental health conditions.

Anxiety Care
Helps sufferers of anxiety related problems.

Anxiety Disorders Association of America
Provides information on mental health conditions.

Anxiety UK (formerly National Phobics Society)
Provides information and support on anxiety disorders and phobias.

British Association for Counselling
List of counsellors all over UK, information and advice.

The British Psychological Society
They can send a list of chartered psychologists in their area.

Counselling Directory
Connecting you with professional support. Providing a support network of UK counsellors and psychotherapists, with information on their training and experience, areas of counselling, fees and contact details. This service is free, confidential and easy to use.

Cruse Bereavement Care
Offers help and counselling to the bereaved.

Dental Phobia
Help for overcoming dental phobia.

Hypnotherapy Directory
Find a hypnotherapist.

Grief
Some pointers for people experiencing grief through a bereavement or some other loss.

Life Coach Directory
Find a Life Coach.

The Manic Depression Fellowship 
Works to enable people affected by manic depression to take control of their lives.

Mental Health Foundation
The biggest website on mental health (and mental illness) in the UK.

Mick Cox
Music for Relaxation, Hypnotherapy, Meditation, Reiki and Yoga. Reduce stress, relieve anxiety and improve sleep with relaxation music . Downloads and royalty free music as well.

The Mood Gym
Australian training program to help you overcome depression and low self-esteem.

OCD Action
National organisation for people with obsessive compulsive disorder.

Papyrus
A voluntary organisation committed to the prevention of young suicide and the promotion of mental health and emotional wellbeing

Phobics Awareness
Provides information on a variety of anxiety disorders and support via a chat room and email.

Practical EQ 
Andy Smith’s website on developing emotional intelligence with neuro-linguistic programming. As well as selling e-books (including 55 Ways to Increase your Emotional Intelligence), DVDs, a book on goal setting (Achieve Your Goals: Strategies to Transform Your Life), Andy also sells a relaxation recording. There are also many free articles to download. His site is well worth a visit.

Rethink
Previously called The National Schizophrenic Fellowship. Dedicated to improving the lives of everyone affected by severe mental illness.

The Royal College of Psychiatrists
Provides information on mental health conditions.
 
Sane 
Helping people cope with mental illness.

The Samaritans
24 hour help to people who feel suicidal or desperate for any reason.

Scared of School
Help for teenagers with school phobia.

School Phobia and Anxiety in Children... A Parent's Experience
Help for parents of children with school phobia

Young Minds
For parents or carers with concerns about the mental health or emotional well being of a child or young person.