Links and Articles

Please find a listing of several helpful websites, followed by articles. 

 

5 Signs of Common Mental Health Conditions

6 Things to Know About Child Depression

10 Ways Employers Can Encourage a Healthy Work-Life Balance

36 Questions to Bring You Closer Together

Accepting Anxiety (video part 1 & 2)

Addiction Resource Center

Addictive Behaviors: Beyond Drugs and Alcohol

Addictive Personality: How I Made it My Healthiest Trait 

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcohol Treatment.net

AlAnon (for family members of alcoholics)

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

American Psychological Association

AntiBullying Institute

Authentic Happiness (the website of Dr. Martin Seligman at the University of Pennsylvania)

Blood Alcohol Calculator

Bipolar Disorder and Alcohol Addiction: 15 Ways to Unmask the Illnesses and Recover

Breathing Exercises: 4-7-8 by Dr Andrew Weil

Bullying Resources

Cerebral Palsy Guidance is an educational support website dedicated to providing parents with detailed information on the complex condition of cerebral palsy.

Coherent Breathing - an easy to learn mindfulness breathing technique

ConsumerLab (a resource to research supplements)

Coping with Depression at Work

Creating space for Meditation

Crush the Stigma that is so often associated with issues like depression, bipolar illness, and schizophrenia

What causes depression?

Depression, Anxiety and ADHD: Improve Your Mood and Treat Symptoms

Depression and Substance Abuse

Drugged Driving and Rehab Resources

Effects of Illegal Drugs on the Heart

EMDR International Association

Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy

Exercise helps Addiction

Exercise & Mental Health

Free Mindfulness

Genes and Addiction

Gratefulness.org

The Guide to Keeping Your Home Through Debilitating Disease

Health News Review - a good site to critique hype about health in the media

Helping a Family Member or Friend with Addiction

Holistic Mental Health

How to Help Your Depressed Teenager

Information about Street Drugs

Life Legacy TED talk

Mindful (magazine website)

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)

Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention

Mindfulness Meditations - Ron Segal & Maggie Kay & UCLA Mindfulness Awareness Resource Center

MBSR Audio & Video Exercises

Muse, a meditation device that I may be able to loan you to try for meditation and relaxation

National Institute of Mental Health

National Mental Health Association

Narcissistic Parents

Pennsylvania Psychlogical Association

Phedippidations (a podcast website for runners)

Philadelphia Society of Clinical Psychologists

PsychCentral.com

Psychology Today

QuitNet (smoking cessation website)

Recognizing Addiction

Rehab and Medicaid: The Ultimate Guide to Medicaid Addiction Treatment

Relaxation Techniques for Stress Relief

Science Based Medicine - a critical review of the science behind treatments

Signs of Addiction

SleepAllies

Sleep Hygiene

Southeastern Pennsylvania Intergroup Association (resource for local AA meetings) 

 Spiritual Path of Recovery

Stress and Health

Swim Back to Health: The Guide to Aquatic Therapy for Recovering Addicts

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Substance Abuse

Trauma, Violence & Abuse

Understanding Addiction: How Addiction Hijacks the Brain

Understanding two types of Addiction

Worst Pills, Best Pills (a website to understand supplements and medicines)

Zero Suicides

 

Some apps to consider are(some free, others subscription):

Breath2Relax

Buddify

Calm

Headspace

Insight Timer

Lucid

Pacifica

Simple Habit

Smiling Mind

Stop Breathe and Think

 

Here is an article I wrote on 12 step programs which may be helpful. 

 

Please Note: Dr. Milbourne is not responsible for the content, claims or representations of the listed sites.

Here is a video about a concerning trend in social media.