Links & Resources

Web & Book Resources

General information about all illness of the Brain 
  • – National Institute of Mental Health
  • – National Alliance for Mental Health
  • – PsychCentral
  • – Mayo Clinic

  • Feeling Good by David Burns, MD
  • The Mindful Way through Depression by Mark William, John Teasale, Zindel Segal, and Jon Kabat-Zinn
  • Mind Over Mood by Dennis Greenberger, PhD and Christine A. Padesky, PhD
  • Train your Brain:  Your record of care with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation by M. Cochran, MD and L. Valencia, LCSW

Bipolar Disorder
  • An Unquiet Mind by Kay Redfield Jamison PhD
  • Managing Bipolar Disorder: A Cognitive Behavior Treatment Program Workbook by Michael Otto and Noreen Reilly-Harrington

Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive disorder 
  • The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook by Edmund Bourne, PhD
  • Mindfulness Workbook for OCD by Jon Hershfield, MFT and Tom Corboy, MFT
  • The Cognitive Behavioral Workbook for Anxiety by William Knaus, EdD and Jon Carlson, EdD ABPP

PTSD and Trauma
  • – National Institute of Mental Health
  • -US Department of Veterans Affairs
  • – PsychCentral
  • When Bad Things Happen to Good People by Harold Kushner
  • The PTSD Workbook by Mary Beth Williams, PhD and Soili Poijula PhD
  • Seeking Safety by Lisa Najavits, PhD

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • – Attention Deficit Disorder Association
  • Driven to Distraction by Edward Hallowell, MD and John Ratey, MD
  • Delivered from Distraction by Edward Hallowell, MD and John Ratey, MD
  • Attention Deficit Disorder by Thomas Brown 

Nashville Resources

24 Hour Hotlines

  • National Suicide Prevention LifelineChat now: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
  • Crisis Text Line: Free, 24/7, Confidential Text START to 741-741
  • The Trevor Lifeline (Suicide Prevention for LGBTQ Youth): 866-4-U-TREVOR (1-866-488-7386)
  • CDC-INFO (Formerly known as the CDC National STD and AIDS Hotline) 1-800-CDC-INFO (1-800-232-4636)
  • Veterans’ Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255), press 1
  • Treatment Referral Hotline (Substance Abuse) 1-800-662-HELP (1-800-662-4357)
  • National Sexual Assault 24-hour hotline:  1-800-656-HOPE (1-800-656-4673)
Find Resources on Your Campus or Community
TTY, Text, and VP Hotlines ​for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing People
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: To chat online with a counselor (2pm-2am Monday-Friday Eastern Standard Time) TTY Hotline: 800-799-4889
  • Crisis text line: text START to 741-741 (free, available 24/7)
National Domestic Violence Hotline:
  • E-mail hotline: 
  • TTY: 1-800-787-3224 (24/7 hotline) 
  • VP:  1-855-812-1001  (Monday to Friday 9AM—5PM Pacific Standard Time)

Addiction and Recovery

Associations & Institutes

Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Mood Disorders (Depression & Bipolar Disorders)

Suicide Prevention

  •  Suicide Prevention:  This is for anyone who feels they are having difficulty dealing with stressors, whether they are having suicidal ideations or not, and want to speak with someone through the hotline or online chat. It is an excellent resource for those who need help or are worried about someone they care about.

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation