Mental Health Resources

National Institute of Mental Health:

Mental Health America:

American Psychological Association:

American Psychiatric Association:

Depression brochure:

Seasonal Affective Disorder brochure:

Bipolar Disorder brochure:

Anxiety Disorder brochure:

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder brochure:


Teen Suicide brochure:

OCD website for teens:

Another very interesting website is

Against Medical Advice by James Patterson - an incredible account from a young person's perspective in his battle with Tourette's and OCD.

TV shows/movies that portray individuals with OCD issues - Monk (the TV series), Boston Legal (one of the lawyers has Tourette's and OCD), The Aviator (about Howard Hughes), As Good as It Gets (Jack Nicholson's character), Nim's Island (Jodie Foster's character)