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Resource Guide for Bipolar Disorder

RESOURCES

Address: ATTN: Balanced Mind Parent Network 730 N. Franklin Street Chicago, IL 602654

Phone: 312-642-0049

Internet Address: http://www.thebalancedmind.org

Description of Services Provided: The Balanced Mind provides articles, journals, families' stories, current research, news, a message board, and support for the families of children and teens with bipolar disorder.

RESOURCES

Address: 730 N. Franklin St., Suite 501 Chicago, IL 60654-7225

Phone: 1-800-826-3632

Internet Address: http://www.dbsalliance.org

Description of Services Provided: DBSA provides information on mood disorders, a list of support groups with chapters, personal stories, programs, publications, resources, and advocacy.

RESOURCES

Address: Science Writing, Press, and Dissemination 6001 Executive Blvd., Rm. 8184, MSC 96634 Bethesda, MD 20892-9663

Phone: 1-866-615-6464

Email Address: nimhinfo@mail.nih.gov

Internet Address: http://www.nimh.nih.gov

Description of Services Provided: NIMH is part of the National Institutes of Health. The website provides information about bipolar disorder, including symptoms and treatment, as well as ways to locate mental health services in your area.

RESOURCES

Internet Address: http://www.pendulum.org

Description of Services Provided: Pendulum provides information for consumers and professionals on bipolar disorder, including information on diagnostic criteria, medications, alternative treatments, and support groups, as well as related links.

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