Links and Resources

Suicide & Crisis Hotlines

24-Hour Crisis Hotline
Crisis Call Center’s 24-hour crisis line often serves as the first point of contact for individuals who are seeking help, support, and information.  1-800-273-8255

http://www.crisiscallcenter.org/crisisservices.html

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis. If you need immediate assistance, please dial: 1-800-273-8255 (TALK)

12 step programs

Alcoholic Anonymous The Alcoholic’s Anonymous website has a variety of useful information including an overview of AA, how to determine if it is right for you and how to find a meeting.  Literature is also available for purchase or to download at no charge.  This website also has many pamphlets and videos, which are very informative.

The Big Book Review can be found online at www.aa.org/bigbookonline/

An Overview of the 12 Steps and 12 Traditions can be found at www.aa.org/1212/

Alcoholics Anonymous – San Fernando Valley

http://www.sfvaa.org

Southern California Debtor’s Anonymous

http://www.socalda.org

Narcotics Anonymous – San Fernando Valley

http://www.nasfv.com

Al-Anon Los Angeles Area

http://www.alanonla.org/html2/index.html

Emotions Anonymous

http://www.emotionsanonymous.org

Sexaholics Anonymous

http://www.sa.org

Questionnaires

Bipolar Disorder: Goldberg Mania Questionnaire http://www.mentalhelp.net/poc/view_doc.php?type=doc&&id=975&&cn=4&&clnt=clnt00001&&

Depression: Goldberg Depression Questionnaire http://www.mentalhelp.net/poc/view_doc.php?id=973&type=doc&cn=Depression%20(Unipolar)

Sexual Addiction: http://www.sa.org/test.php

http://www.recoveryzone.com/tests/sex-addiction/SAST/index.php

National Alliance on Mental Illness, San Fernando Valley (NAMI-SFV)

NAMI-SFV mission is to provide FREE education, support and advocacy to anyone impacted by mental illness in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys.  They also have support groups throughout the area.
http://www.namisanfernandovalley.org

Developmental Disabilities

http://www.regionalcenter.org/home

The state of California has 21 Regional Centers that provide specialized services for people with developmental disabilities. Assessment and diagnosis, counseling, family support, advocacy for legal protection and many more services are available for individuals and their families.


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