Valentine Raiteri, M.D. Psychiatry & Psychotherapy

 

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Anxiety

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under "Select A Topic" choose "Anxiety Disorders" to find useful brochures.

Social-Anxiety.org

Anxiety Disorders Association of America Depression

Depression

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under "Select A Topic" choose "Depression" to find useful brochures.

Light therapy for Seasonal Affective Disorder

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

National Foundation for Depressive Illness

Depression in Older Adults (Large Print PDF or Small Print PDF)

Bipolar II Depression

Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression)

Bipolar II and Bipolar Spectrum Disorders

Screening Tests for Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar: A Guide for Patients and Families (PDF, 2004)

Bipolar News a guide to the latest research on bipolar, for clinicians, patients and families.

Harvard Bipolar Research Program (includes PDF of Mood Chart)

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Online Bipolar Support Group

Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under "Select A Topic" choose "Bipolar Disorder" to find useful brochures.

Women's Health

Women's Health Depression and Pregnancy (PDF, 2001)

Depression and Menopause (PDF, 2001)

Premenstrual Depression (PDF, 2001)

Postpartum Depression (PDF, 2001)

Postpartum Depression Fact Sheet (PD, 2001)

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under "Select A Topic" choose "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder" to find useful brochures.

American Psychiatric Association on ADHD

ADDRESS support group in Greensboro

CHADD ADD alliance Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

PTSD: A Guide For Patients and Families (PDF, 1999)

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under "Select A Topic" choose "Post Traumatic Stress Disorder" to find useful brochures.

PTSD Alliance

National Organization for Victim Assistance (an advocacy group for victims of crimes and crises)

Borderline Personality Disorder

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under "Select A Topic" choose "Borderline Personality Disorder" to find useful brochures.

Borderline Personality Disorder Sanctuary

Borderline Personality Disorder Central: for relatives and friends

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia: A Guide for Patients and Families

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under "Select A Topic" choose "Schizophrenia" to find useful brochures.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

OCD: A Guide for Patients and Family

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under "Select A Topic" choose "Obsessive Compulsive Disorder" to find useful brochures.

Eating Disorders

Visit the National Institute of Mental Health; under "Select A Topic" choose "Eating Disorders" to find useful brochures.

Online support for binge-eating, bulimia and anorexia is available at: www.something-fishy.org.

Support groups for binge-eating at Overeaters Anonymous American Dietetic Association

Other

The National Institute of Mental Health has numerous other brochures including Learning Disorders and Autism.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Dementia and Agitation; A Guide for Patients and Families (Large Print PDF or Small Print PDF)