The Brain and Behavior Research Foundation

The Brain and Behavior Research Foundation funds research in many different areas of mental health. I think most of us have been touched in some way by one or more of the following illnesses.  I have attached links if you would like to learn more about the breakthroughs the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is making in these areas.

NAMI

The National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Visit nami.org for more information.

Active Minds

Changing the conversation about mental health. Active Minds empowers students to change the perception about mental health on college campuses. Visit activeminds.org for more information.

Bring Change to Mind

Bring Change to Mind is a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging dialogue about mental health, and to raising awareness, understanding, and empathy. Bringchange2mind.org is a great public service announcement on how mental illness is all around us.  We need to be aware and put the stigma of mental illnesses behind us.

The Beautiful Mind Project

This site assists in Urgent Care for Mental Health featuring same day or next day appointments. Visit thebeautifulmindproject.org for more information.

ADAM Inc.

ADAM Inc. is Central Minnesota’s attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) resource center, forging innovative and respectful links between individuals, organizations and professionals. Visit adaminc.org for more information.

CHADD

A national non-profit organization working to improve the lives people affected with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) through education, advocacy and support. Visit chadd.org for more information.

Addiction Resource

The Addiction Resource is a free confidential drug hotline. This resource is focused on mental health and the psychological effects of alcohol abuse. Visit addictionresource.com/alcohol/effects/psychological/ for more information.