C.H.A.D.D. provides a comprehensive overview of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder for parents and caregivers, adults, and professionals. This recommended website features helpful tips and resources, including a monthly webinar during which medical experts answer questions submitted by users.
The Autism Society is a highly recommended resource for information related to autism. The materials available here are clear and authoritative, allowing visitors to learn about this condition in depth. Especially helpful is how the site refers users to autism-related services and support across the country.
Theravive helps visitors locate a therapist, but the service is limited by its small number of therapist listings. There is also mental health information on common issues treated by therapists, kinds of therapy, and disorders described in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 5th edition (DSM-5). We cannot recommend this website for consumers given its limited database of therapists.
CVS Health Information Center has an extensive range of information about general health and wellness, drugs, tests, procedures, and surgeries. There are also more than 150 in-depth articles about common medical problems. The site is recommended to anyone who wants understandable, accurate, and updated information about virtually any health topic.
Mayo Clinic is recommended for readers seeking a broad health topic website that provides accurate, up to date, and reliable health information. Users will find ease browsing the site's materials on a multitude of health and wellness topics, diseases and conditions, tests and procedures, and medications. It also serves as a portal for patients in the Mayo Clinic network.
Out of the FOG provides information and advice for family members and loved ones of individuals who suffer from a personality disorder. This website is recommended as a highly-engaging support community for people living with a personality disorder as well as their loved ones. Credible mental health information is published alongside firsthand testimonies so that users can better understand and cope with these various conditions.
Psychology Today is recommended for its variety of accessible information about mental health. The site relies on hundreds of health experts to generate content, which is presented as user-friendly articles written in the style of a blog post.
TherapyTribe helps users locate information on and resources for a number of specific mental health conditions. Users can search for therapists and support based on specific conditions and location. This recommended website also provides general information about psychotherapy and types of counseling, specific mental health conditions, and tools for choosing a provider.
MentalHealth.org offers a limited introduction to common mental health conditions and topics. The information is superficial and general and not recommended for in depth research or comprehensive information, which can be accessed on many other websites.
The American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) is recommended for its brief overview of common mental health issues affecting children and teens. The "For Families" section focuses on mental health resources whereas the "Youth Resources" section focuses on understanding and empowerment.