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Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Information
Al-Anon/Alateen - For over 50 years, Al-Anon (which includes Alateen for younger members) has been offering hope and help to families and friends of alcoholics.
Alcoholics Anonymous - Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
Alcoholscreening.org - If you consume alcoholic beverages, it's important to know whether your drinking patterns are safe, risky or harmful. Answering these questions will take only a few minutes, and will generate personalized results based on your age, gender and drinking patterns
The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence - The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) provides education, information, help and hope to the public. It advocates prevention, intervention and treatment through offices in New York and Washington, and a nationwide network of Affiliates.
The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism - The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) is a part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NIAA’s mission is to provide leadership in the national effort to reduce alcohol-related problems by conducting and supporting research in a wide range of related topics.
Health and Fitness Information
Everyday Choices - The American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association and American Heart Association have joined together in a historic collaboration to encourage the prevention and early detection of cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke.
Partnership for Prevention - The Partnership for Prevention is a national nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving people's health by preventing disease and injury.
Smoking Cessation Information - Learn how to quit smoking, get on-line or telephonic counseling support and access a variety of printed information on how to quit smoking.
Wellness Councils of America - As North America's premier resource for worksite wellness, the Wellness Councils of America is dedicated to helping organizations of all kinds build and sustain results-oriented wellness programs.
Eldercare Locator - Eldercare Locator is a free public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging. It will connect you to services for older adults and their families throughout the United States.
The National Domestic Abuse Hotline - Provides online and telephonic resources for people impacted by relationship abuse
Mental Health Services and Information
PsychCentral.com - PsychCentral.com is the largest website providing mental health information to the general public. It contains an exhaustive array of articles on mental health, expert blogs, self-assessment quizzes, research information and much more.
National Institute of Mental Health - The National Institute of Mental Health offers current mental health news, and links to articles about clinical trials on anxiety disorders, ADD/ADHD, bipolar disorder, and more.
National Mental Health Association - Helpful links and resources about a variety of mental health concerns.
American Institute of Stress - The American Institute of Stress is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing understanding of the role of stress in health and illness.
Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Information - Children and Adults with AttentionDeficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), is a national non-profit organization providing education, advocacy, and support for individuals with ADHD. CHADD also publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research advances, medications and treatments affecting individuals with ADHD.
American Psychological Association - The American Psychological Association (APA) is a scientific and professional organization that represents psychology in the United States. Their website includes comprehensive information on the treatment of a wide range of mental health disorders.
GreenPath Financial Wellness - GreenPath is a national non-profit organization dedicated to helping people find the tools and resources they need to create financial stability. Whether you need help with debt, making financial decisions, or managing your money, GreenPath has a variety of services available.
Veterans and Military Family Resources
AfterDeployment - Wellness resources for the military community.
Helmets to Hardhats - Helmets to Hardhats is a national program that connects National Guard, Reserve and transitioning active-duty military members with quality career training and employment opportunities within the construction industry.
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America - Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America is the nation's first and largest group dedicated to the Troops and Veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the civilian supporters of those Troops and Veterans.
Real Warriors - The Real Warriors Campaign is an initiative launched by the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) to promote the processes of building resilience, facilitating recovery and supporting reintegration of returning service members, veterans and their families.
Sgt Brandi - Your new and toughest Mission: Adapt to who you have now become. How to do that, by Sgt. Brandi, United States Marine Corps, "For my Brother and Sister Warriors, Their Families and Their Loved Ones." SEMPER FI! And by the way, WELCOME HOME! Now Lets Move Out!
VA Caregiver Support: Caring for those Who Care - The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) offers assistance to caregivers. Caregivers provide a valuable service for Veterans and are "partners" with VA in providing excellent health care. Caregivers allow Veterans to remain in their own home and also play an important role in supporting Veterans who are hospitalized or living outside their home.
Stress Management - Workplace stress contributes to higher rates of job dissatisfaction and decreased productivity. This site offers tools and resources to improve the understanding of how stress develops and effective ways to manage it.
Worksite Wellness - This resource from the Vermont Department of Health provides employers with the steps and supporting information to aid in planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating a worksite wellness program. The Resource focuses on the major risk factors related to chronic disease: poor nutrition, physical inactivity and tobacco use.
Emotional Intelligence - Emotional intelligence is a learnable, measurable, scientifically validated skillset that fuels more effective work and personal relationships. This site offers important information on how to better understand EI and how you can develop your personal EI skills.
Compassion Fatigue Awareness - Concerned about job burnout? This site provides information to help you understand the differences between burnout and a less commonly known affliction called compassion fatigue.