Reference

Mental Health

Sites

* Attention Deficit Disorder Association
ADD is also known as ADHD - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Site for the American national organisation.
* Bipolar & Depression Network
For over 7 years, Balance NZ has been helping those affected by bipolar disorder & depression.
* Bipolar Support Canterbury
* Everybody: Mental Health
Written for New Zealanders, Everybody provides fact-sheets/ overviews on a variety of health topics. Articles are written by medical writers and reviewed by consumer health organisations and health professionals.
* Family Doctor: Mental Health
Written by New Zealand health professionals, Family Doctor contains patient's guides, overviews and links for a wide range of health topics.
* Family Doctor: Personal And Social Issues
Written by New Zealand health professionals, Family Doctor contains patient's guides, overviews and links for a wide range of health topics.
* The Lightning Process
"a training course that focuses on the science behind how the brain and body interact; it gives you powerful tools to use this brain body link to influence your health and life." Includes research and a register of practitioners.
* Like minds, like mine Whakaitia te whakawhiu te tangata
Information and resource centre for the Project to Counter Stigma and Discrimination associated with Mental Illness.
* MEDLINEplus: Mental Health
Extensive information from the National Institutes of Health (USA), contains a medical encyclopaedia, dictionaries, news, overviews, information on specific conditions and links to other organisations.
* Mental Health
Information from Community Public Health
* Mental Health @ Te Puna Web Directory
* Mental Health Commission
Monitors and reports to Government on the performance of the Ministry of Health and District Health Board in the implementation of the Government's National Mental Health Strategy.
* Mental Health Education & Resource Centre Christchurch
* Mental Health Foundation
* National Institute of Mental Health
information regarding anxiety disorders, depression, eating disorders and research activities at the National Institute of Mental Health.
* New Zealand Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Support Group
New Zealand's online support group, this site covers diagnosis, treatments, support and services available in New Zealand.
* Phobic Trust of NZ Incorporated
The Phobic Trust is a registered charitable trust established in New Zealand to provide specialist treatment, education and support specifically to anxiety disorder sufferers.
* Schizophrenia Fellowship of New Zealand
Support group for people affected by Schizophrenia
* Skylight
Skylight is a national organisation working to support children, young people an their families who have been affected by change, loss and grief.