To help you better understand mental illness, here are two helpful guides and four websites.

A to Z Guide to Mental Health

In our A to Z guide, you’ll find definitions for many terms that are used in discussions of mental illness. Even if you’ve had first-hand involvement with mental illness for awhile, it’s a good resource to return to from time to time for a refresher. A to Z Guide to Mental Health

What Is Mental Illness?

This is an overview of the topic. For information on a specific mental illness, see the links that follow the main article. What is Mental Illness

12 Questions Every Parent Should Ask

Concerned that your child may have a mental illness, but not sure? Answering these questions may help. Click here.

WEBSITES

First Episode of Psychosis
Important information for understanding what’s happening during this time.

bp magazine
The magazine’s aim is hope and harmony for people with bipolar disorder

HEALTHY PLACE: America’s Mental Health Channel
The largest consumer mental health site, providing comprehensive, trusted information on psychological disorders and psychiatric medications from both a consumer and expert point of view.