Mental & Behavioral Health Resources

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  • Nassau C.A.R.E.S.

     
    is a smartphone app that is a comprehensive directory of substance abuse
    prevention, treatment and recovery services; a ZIP code-searchable guide for treatment centers; a
    Narcan training calendar; support hotline telephone numbers; and links to county, state and federal resources.
     
    The app allows users to access emergency and crisis services including psychiatric ER, detoxification, open access clinic, urgent care centers and respite services. It is a resource for mental health, substance use and chemical dependency and prevention programs.
     
    The app, which is designed to provide residents with convenient and rapid access to information identifying substance abuse and recovery resources in their community, is available to download for free from the App Store.
     
    For more information and to download the Nassau CARES app: NASSAU CARES

Mental Health Resources & Links

  • 60 Digital Resources for Mental Health

    Mental health is an undeniably important matter, yet most people don’t have access to the resources they need when they need help. At Social Work License Map, we have compiled a comprehensive list of resources for anyone seeking information about and/or help for a range of mental health issues.

    Our list spans diagnostic tools, research portals, government organizations, nonprofits, blogs, and phone hotlines devoted to addressing issues ranging from general mental illnesses and disorders such as autism, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, and substance abuse, to the specific needs of diverse populations, including LGBTQ youth, minorities, women, and veterans. Take a look at these resources, and we hope you find our list helpful!

     

    Mental Health America

    MHA is the nation's leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and to promoting the overall mental health of all Americans.

     

    Child Mind Institute

    The Child Mind Institute is an independent, national nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders.

     

    Mental Health Resources For Educators - NYSED Memo August 2016

    Long Island Crisis Center

    Long Island Crisis Center provides 24/7, free, high quality, confidential and non-judgmental programs and services to support and empower Long Islanders at critical times in their lives.