Resources/Links

Many of these resources/links provide healthy and helpful information to consumers. Although I have carefully chosen these sites, often information and ownership of sites change. I do not maintain or monitor the content of any of these, so let me know, please, if you find these links helpful to you. Thank you for using my website.


ADHD, Children and Adults with

ADHD, National Resource Center on

Alcoholics Anonymous: 407-521-0012

Alcoholics, Adult Children of: 407-896-4929

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

American Psychiatric Association
- Pediatric Antidepressants Info

Antidepressant Use in Children, Adolescents, and Adults

Anxiety Disorders Association of America

Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies

Autism Spectrum Disorders Information

Bipolar Kids

Compassionate Friends
- Support for parents who have lost a child

Counseling Clinic, UCF, Anxiety Disorders, 407-823-3910 http://anxietyclinic.cos.ucf.edu - Limited as of April 2013 to children, adolescents and adults who have either PTSD, selective mutism, or social anxiety disorder.

Counseling Clinic, UCF, Couples, 407-823-1748 http://www.mfri.ucf.edu

Counseling Clinic, UCF, Individuals, 407-823-4348 http://psychclinic.cos.ucf.edu - Sliding scale fee for all ages including play therapy for children but not substance abuse, grief, or couples counseling.

Depression and Bipolar Support Association

Disabilities, Children with Website list

Disney Family.com
- Good info for families

Drug Abuse & Substance Abuse Information

Exceptional Education and Student Services

Exceptional Education Services, Teaching Resources for

IEP and Special Education Concerns

McKay Scholarships

Mental Health America

Narcotics Anonymous

National Alliance on Mental Illness

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Greater Orlando

National Institute of Mental Health

National Mental Health Information Center

Obsessive Compulsive Foundation

Orlando Health Classes and Support Groups

Play Therapy Information

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders, National Center for

Postpartum Support International

Psychiatric, American Association

Psychological, American Association

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network

Schools, Safe, National Site

Sex and Teens American Social Health Association

Sex Education

Sex Education for Teens

Sex Information and Tools for Parents

Suicide Prevention, National Strategy for
- if contemplating suicide, call 800-273-TALK (8255)

Suicidology, American Association of

Traumatic Stress Studies, International Society for

Victims of Crime, National Center for

Neighborhood Center for Families 1 May 2009 Presentation Resources/Bibliography for Professionals

Crisis Hotlines & Links

24 Hour Local Community Crisis Lines

Compulsive Gambling: 888-ADMIT-IT (236-4848)

DCF Child Abuse Reports: 800-96-ABUSE (2-2873)

Domestic Violence Help: 407-886-2856

Lifeline (Suicide Prevention): 407-425-2624

Victim Service Center: 407-497-6701




24 hour National Crisis Lines


Compulsive Gambling: 800-522-4700

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: 800-227-8922

Suicide Prevention: 800-273-TALK (8255)
Para ayuda en español: 888-628-9454




GLBT Support Local:


PFLAG: 407-236-9177

The Center: 407-228-8272
946 North Mills Avenue
Orlando, FL 32803




GLBT Support National:


24 Hour GLBT hotline: 866-488-7386




Crisis Psychiatric Hospitals, Local

(For emergency transportation to one of these facilities, immediately call 911)

Orange County:

Central Florida Behavioral Hospital - 24 hour facility
(407) 370-0111
6601 Central Florida Parkway
Orlando, FL 32821

Lakeside Behavioral Healthcare - 24 hour facility
407-875-3700
1800 Mercy Drive
Orlando, FL 32808

Florida Hospital - 24 hour facility
Behavioral Health Unit: 407-303-8533

Seminole County:

Seminole Behavioral Healthcare - 24 hour facility
407-321-HELP (4357)
300 South Bay Ave.
Sanford, FL 32771

Osceola County:

Park Place Behavioral Healthcare - 24 hour facility
407-846-0023 Ext. 1019
206 Park Place Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34741




Substance Abuse Treatment and Support


Adult Children of Alcoholics: 407-896-4929

Al-Anon: 407-896-4929

Alcoholics Anonymous: 407-260-5408

Center for Drug Free Living: 407-245-0045

The Grove: 407-327-1765

Narcotics Anonymous: 407-425-5157


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