Additional Resources

Toll Free Help lines

Crisis Line
206.461.3222 or 866.4CRISIS (866.427.4747)

DAWN (Domestic Abuse Women’s Network)
425.656.7867

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance
http://www.dbsalliance.org/site

Drug and Alcohol Referral Line
800.562.1240

King County Sexual Assault Resource Center
888.99.VOICE (888.998.6423) or http://www.kcsarc.org

National Advocates for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
Volunteer talks with you about mental illness. 800.950.6264.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Information on depression, panic disorder, anxiety disorder. Women and aging emphasis. Depression awareness program (D/ART). 800.421.4211.

National Mental Health Association (NMHA)
Referrals to doctors. 800.969.6642.

National Depressive and Manic-Depressive Association (NMDA)
Brochures, support group information, booklist. 800.826.3632. Seattle Chapter #5640, call Rhonda Syphax, 206.748.1577.

National Foundation for Depressive Illness (NFDI)
Consumer information, referrals to doctors. 800.248.4344.

Websites

DSHS
Mental health services for Medicaid patients
NIMH
Best source for news and events, consumer info, and journal abstracts
WAMI
Booklist, support meetings, consumer info
NAMI
Articles on meds written by associates, treatment guidelines
NMHA
Legislative alerts, events calendar, consumer advocacy list serve
AHRQ  

Consumer info, physical and mental health, government news and budgets
APA
News releases and book reviews
APA
Public policy advocacy, consumer info
Crisis Clinic
Crisis intervention