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Resources & Links
Active Minds is the nation's only peer-to-peer organization dedicated to raising awareness about mental health among college students. The organization serves as the young adult voice in mental health advocacy on over one hundred college campuses nationwide.
Fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research and education, and to reaching out to people with mood disorders and those impacted by suicide.
Anxiety and Depression Association of America
Dedicated to the prevention, treatment, and cure of anxiety disorders and to improving the lives of all people who suffer from them.
An organization with nearly 1,000 campus-based affiliates that actively promote student, campus and community-wide leadership on healthy and safe lifestyle decisions through peer-to-peer education.
Center for Lawful Access & Abuse Deterrence
The not-for-profit Center for Lawful Access and Abuse Deterrence (CLAAD) coordinates a comprehensive national effort to prevent prescription drug fraud, diversion, misuse, and abuse while advancing consumer access to high-quality health care.The not-for-profit Center for Lawful Access and Abuse Deterrence (CLAAD) coordinates a comprehensive national effort to prevent prescription drug fraud, diversion, misuse, and abuse while advancing consumer access to high-quality health care. - See more at: http://claad.org/overview/#sthash.iVPH8w6G.dpu
Crisis Text Line
Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 emotional support for those in crisis. Our crisis counselors practice active listening to help people in crisis move from a hot moment to a cool calm – all through a medium they know and trust: text.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
DBSA offers information on depression and bipolar disorder as well as listings to patient support groups across the USA. (800) 826-3632
Facebook Guide: Help a Friend in Need
The Jed Foundation partnered with Facebook and the Clinton Foundation to create this guide to help college students identify potential signs of emotional distress. The guide also includes advice about how to talk to a friend who may be struggling and how to connect them with the help they may need.
Mental Health America
Good mental health is fundamental to the health and well-being of every person and of the nation as a whole.
Please join us on June 3rd to celebrate and support JED's work with schools, students and communities to promote emotional health and prevent suicide. #jedgala2015
News & Info
New Broad-Based Coalition Announces June 2 As First-Ever Gun Violence Awareness Day and Calls on Americans Nationwide to "Wear Orange" »
JED and Many More Join Diverse Coalition of Partners to "Wear Orange"
The JED Foundation Partners With SAMHSA For National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day »
JED celebrates SAMHSA's 10th annual National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day with day-long national events
2015 Student Voice of Mental Health Award Honoree Announced! »
We are thrilled to announce that Sonia Doshi, a junior at the University of Michigan, is our 2015 Jerry Greenspan Student Voice