Resource Library

The Johns Hopkins Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Johns Hopkins Medicine provides community psychiatric services as well as consultation clinics, inpatient units, and day hospitals in more than a dozen specialty areas.
http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/index.html

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)

An organization for mental health consumers and their families, offering education, support groups, and advocacy opportunities.
http://www.nami.org

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Facts about mental health issues and research.
http://www.nimh.nih.gov

Adolescent Depression

An informative book on adolescent depression.
Francis M. Mondimore, M.D.  (2002)
http://www.press.jhu.edu/books/title_pages/1066.html

Understanding Depression: What We Know and What You Can Do About It

A helpful guide to what is known about depression and how it can be treated.
J. Raymond DePaulo, Jr., M.D., and Leslie Alan Horowitz (2003).
http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-0471395528.html

Clinical Depression and Bipolar Illness: Frequently Asked Questions, a Handbook for Teens

A quick reference guide about the signs, symptoms, behaviors and characteristics of adolescents with clinical depression and bipolar illness.
Sallie P. Mink, R.N., B.S. and Paramjit T. Joshi, M.D. (2006)
http://www.bpkids.org/learn/bookstore/youth#teens

Bipolar Disorder

A comprehensive and practical guide to bipolar disorder.
Frank M. Mondimore, (2006)
http://www.press.jhu.edu/books/title_pages/9034.html

The Ryan Licht Sang Bipolar Foundation

A foundation fostering awareness, understanding and research for early-onset Bipolar Disorder.
http://www.ryanlichtsangbipolarfoundation.org/site/c.ltJZJ8MMIsE/b.2107311/k.BCD3/Home.htm