RESOURCES

 

African Americans

 

http://storiesthatheal.samhsa.gov/- stories of recovery

 

National Leadership Council on Behavioral Health, Inc

http://nlcouncil.com/about.html

 

Decreasing Discrimination and stigma associated with mental illness in the African American community.

http://www.authorstream.com/Presentation/Moorehead-36365-DECREASING-AFRICAN-AMERICAN-MENTAL-HEALTH-STIGMA-Discrimination-Associated-Illness-Communit-as-Entertainment-ppt-powerpoint/

 

P.E.E.R.S. African American Community-

http://www.peersnet.org/programs/african%20american%20community

 

NAMI Multicultural Action Center- http://www.nami.org/Template.cfm?Section=Resources&Template=/ContentManagement/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=21024

 

NAMI- Depression and African Americans- http://www.nami.org/Template.cfm?Section=Depression&Template=/ContentManagement/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=88773

 

Mental Health America- African American Communities and Mental Health-

http://www.nmha.org/go/action/policy-issues-a-z/cultural-competence/african-american-communities-and-mental-health

 

Native Americans

Suicide Prevention

http://www.ihs.gov/MedicalPrograms/Behavioral/index.cfm?module=BH&option=Suicide

 

Mental Health and Substance Abuse

http://www.oneskycenter.org/

 

National Center for American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research

http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/PublicHealth/research/centers/CAIANH/NCAIANMHR/Pages/ncaianmhr.aspx

 

Asian American Pacific Islander

National Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health Association

http://www.naapimha.org

 

New York Coalition for Asian American Mental Health

http://www.asianmentalhealth.org

 

National Technical Assistance Center

 

Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans

 

Hispanic/Latino/a

National Latino Behavioral Health Association

http://www.nlbha.org

 

National Resource Center for Hispanic Mental Health

http://www.nrchmh.org

 

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, and Intersex (LGBTQI)

 

Rainbow Heights Club

http://www.rainbowheights.org/

 

Justice Involved Individuals

 

When a Person with Mental Illness Goes to Prison- The Mental Health Project of the Urban Justice Center, Jennifer Parish and Alexandra Smith.

 

 

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New York Centers of Excellence for Cultural Competence Nathan Kline Institute

http://ssrdqst.rfmh.org/cecc/

 

New York State Psychiatric Institute-Center of Excellence for Cultural Competence

http://nyspi.org/culturalcompetence/index.html

 

Georgetown University National Center for Cultural Competence

http://www11.georgetown.edu/research/gucchd/nccc/

 

New York State Medicaid Redesign Team: Health Disparities Work Group Final Recommendations

http://www.health.ny.gov/health_care/medicaid/redesign/docs/health_disparities_report.pdf