Resources

Here is a list of resources you may find helpful.

NLAM is not responsible for the content on these sites.

 

Anabaptist Disabilities Network

www.adnetonline.org/Topics/Mental_Health

Brain and Behavior Research Foundation

bbrfoundation.org

Lancaster County Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

http://www.humanservices.co.lancaster.pa.us/

Mary Ellen Copeland:  Mental Health Recovery & WRAP

www.mentalhealthrecovery.com

Mental Health America of Lancaster County

www.mhalancaster.org


NEW!!
 Mental Health Awareness Through Wristbands  – suggested resource from a local Girl Scout Troup; includes several good resources about mental illness related to school-aged children

https://www.wristbandexpress.com/content/Mental-Health-Awareness-Through-Wristbands

 

Mental Health Ministries

www.mentalhealthministries.net

National Alliance on Mental Illness

www.nami.org

National Empowerment Center

www.power2u.org

National Council for Behavioral Health

www.TheNationalCouncil.org

National Institute of Mental Health

www.nimh.nih.gov

Pathways to Promise

http://www.pathways2promise.org/

Pennsylvania Mental Health Consumers Association

www.pmhca.org

Psych Central

www.psychcentral.com

Suicide Prevention Resource Center

www.sprc.org

Third Way Media:  Shadow Voices

www.shadowvoices.com

U.S. Psychiatric Rehab Association

www.uspra.org

United Way LINC Lancaster

http://www.uwlanc.org/211

Vicki Chandler, MI: Mom2Mom

mentalillnessmom2mom

LENDING LIBRARY

No Longer Alone Ministries offers resources to help you learn more on topics related to mental health.

 

A sample of Resource Materials

BOOKS

  • A Beautiful Mind—Sylvia Nasar
  • A Mother Held Hostage—Barbara Borntrager
  • An Unquiet Mind, A Memoir or Moods and Madness—Kay Jamison, PhD
  • Beyond Suffering: Christian View of Disability Ministry (study guide & DVD)—Joni Eareckson Tada & Steve Bundy
  • Brave New Brain—Nancy C Andreasen, MD, PhD
  • Conquering the Beast Within—Cait Irwin
  • I am Not Sick, I Don’t Need Help! – Xavier Amador
  • In the Shadow of God’s Wings—Susan Gregg Schroeder
  • Mommy Stayed in Bed this Morning—Mary Wenger Weaver
  • No Longer Alone: Mental Health and the Church—Dr John Towes and E Loewen
  • Strength for His People—Steven Waterhouse
  • The Burden of Sympathy, How Families Cope with Mental Illness—David A Karp
  • The Healing Power of Faith—Harold G Koenig, MD
  • The Quiet Room—Lori Schiller and Amanda Bennett
  • The Soloist—Steve Lopez
  • Why People Die of Suicide—Thomas Joiner
  • Winning Against Relapse: Workbook of Action Plans—Mary Ellen Copeland, PhD

BOOKLETS

  • You Don’t Have to Cut—Marty Mohn
  • Wings of Recovery (poems, short stories, artwork)

DVDs and CDs

  • Fierce Goodbye: Living in the Shadow of Suicide—Menno Media
  • Shadow Voices: Finding Hope in Mental Illness—Menno Media
  • No Kidding! Me 2!! – Joe Pantoliano
  • Finding Balance: Bipolar Disorder—Dr Bob Arnet and Dr Gary Sachs
  • Canvas—Joseph Greco