Info for Me

Interest Groups

Here is a collection of resources for communities and mental health education focusing on individual’s backgrounds and experiences.

Children

American Academy of Child Psychiatry
AACAP promotes the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through advocacy, education, and research.

 

Minnesota Association for Children’s Mental Health (MACMH)
MACMH promotes positive mental health for all infants, children, adolescents and their families through education and advocacy.

 

Mental Health by the Numbers – Children & Teens
Infographic provided by NAMI with information about current trends in mental health for children and teens.

LGBTQ

The LGBTQ Community and Mental Health – Talking to Peers
NAMI’s resource for information about the LGBTQ community and mental health.

 

The Pride Institute
The Pride Institute is an organization specializing in the treatment of Substance Abuse, Sexual Health and co-occurring Mental Health issues and their manifestations within LGBTQ+ clients.

 

Substance Abuse & LGBTQ Resources
Resources on the LGBT population include national survey reports, agency and federal initiatives, and related behavioral health resources.

Men’s Mental Health

Father and Sons

Publications
Publications about men’s mental health, provided by the National Institute of Mental Health.

 

Movember Foundation
Movember is a charity foundation tackling men’s health on a global scale, addressing some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention. They find and fund the most innovative research to have both a global and local impact.

 

Teen and Young Adult

Young Adult Conversations – talking to peers
OK2TALK is a community for teens and young adults struggling with mental health problems and encourage them to talk about what they’re experiencing by sharing their personal stories of recovery, tragedy, struggle or hope.

 

Mental Health by the Numbers – Children & Teens
Infographic provided by NAMI with information about current trends in mental health for children and teens.

Veterans

Father and Daughter Hugging In Nature

Veterans Mental Health Resources
Help for service members and their families provided by the U.S. Department of Human Services.

 

Give an Hour
Give an Hour harnesses the expertise and generosity of volunteer mental health professionals, provides complimentary and confidential mental health services to veterans, service members, their loved ones and their communities.

 

Women’s Mental Health

Publications
Publications about women’s mental health, provided by the National Institute of Mental Health.

 

HCMC Women’s Mental Health Program
The Hennepin Women’s Mental Health Program includes psychiatrists and psychologists with special expertise in women’s mental health and medication and therapy treatment options.

 

HCMC Mother-Baby Program
The HCMC Mother-Baby Program offers a range of mental health services to support pregnant women and families with children ages 0-5 years old.