Mental Health Resources

Associated Counseling & Wellness Centers of Midlothian, Bradley, and Kankakee, Illinois, offers links to other professional websites related to mental health. The websites listed here are meant to serve as resources for counselors, psychologists, and patients.

Professional Opportunities
Click here to learn more about Professional Opportunities that are available through Associated Counseling!

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) conducts and supports research nationwide on mental illness and mental health, including studies of the brain, behavior, and mental health services.

About Psychology
A comprehensive resource for students, teachers, and enthusiasts. Find psychology articles, study guides, and much more. Explore psychology definitions and theories. Learn more about the history of psychology from biographies of major thinkers and timelines. Topics covered include personality psychology, social psychology, developmental psychology, and psychology careers.

Mental Health Net
The largest, most comprehensive guide to mental health online, featuring over 9,200 individual resources. Our friendly & fun site covers topics in self-help, psychology, psychiatry and social work.

National Library of Medicine’s MEDLINEplus
The National Library of Medicine’s MEDLINEplus information pages are designed to direct you to resources containing information that will help you research your health questions.

PsychCrawler is a product of the American Psychological Association created to provide quick access to quality content in the field of psychology.

Social Psychology Network
Thousands of searchable psychology links on a huge variety of topics. The largest social psychology database on the Internet. In these pages, you’ll find more than 5,000 links to psychology-related resources.

Mental Health Search
Find Online Psychology information from multiple sites with free MEDLINE.

WebMD Mental Health Center
In-depth resource on all aspects of Mental Health. Includes articles on various illnesses, their symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

Mental Health Matters
Information and Resources for mental health consumers, students and professionals.

Psychology Online
Psychology online is a website with different psychological subjects like healthcare, IQ tests, personality tests, descriptions of disorders, visual illusions and a psychology quiz.

Suicide Prevention

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Veterans Crisis Line

Teens & Young Adults



Elyssa’s Mission - Chicagoland Suicide Prevention

General Information

National Institute for Mental Health


Brain & Behavior Research Foundation


Illinois Department Of Human Services


Mental Health America - “Taking Good Care Of Yourself”


Medical News Today Mental Health Newsfeed

Autism & ADHD

Autism Speaks


Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance


The National Resource on ADHD


ADD Resources


HelpGuide - Teaching Students With ADHD


Child Development Institute - Teaching Children With Learning Disabilities


LD Online - The Educator’s Guide to Learning Disabilities


Kankakee County Against Sexual Assault


Anxiety & Depression Association Of America


TAPS - Tragedy Assistance Program For Survivors


Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance Of America

Addiction/Substance Abuse