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.
 
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