The Butler County Mental Health Board (BCMHB) is a governmental organization set up to provide mental health services to the Butler County community. They do this by contracting for various mental health related services through 12 certified agencies. Some of the provided services include psychiatric care, individual and group counseling, medication assistance, emergency services, case management, in-patient and partial (day treatment) hospitalization, forensic evaluation, housing/residential assistance, vocational assistance, and diagnostic/screening tests. Click on the following link, select “services” and then click on “areas of interest” to learn more: bcmhars.org
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
National web site plus toll-free number for anyone in need of additional information, recommendations or support
Mental Health America
MHA is the oldest mental health advocacy group in America. Visit their web site to find help in your area.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Offers a 24/7/365 toll-free number for anyone who’s in trouble or knows someone who may be.
National Institure of Mental Health: (NIMH)
For latest research and information.
The Treatment Advocacy Center
Provides laws regarding mental health treatment standards in individual states.
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders
Assists individuals and their families in finding resources including professionals.
National Eating Disorders Association
Helpline (information and referral) 1-(800) 931-2237
Dedicated to providing education, resources and support to those affected by eating disorders.
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Information regarding the science of drug abuse and addiction, including some info on dual diagnosis.
Self Abuse Finally Ends (SAFE)
1-(800) DONT CUT (366-8288)
A nationally recognized treatment approach offering an educational resource base committed to helping you and others achieve an end to self-injurious behavior.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Government’s National Mental Health Information Center providing information about mental health and offering more than 600 publications.
Social Security Services
The United States Social Security Administration mission: Deliver Social Security Services that meet the changing needs of the public.
- Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law
- National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare
- Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)