Helpful Links

The following links will provide you with additional information about mental illness and the programs that are available.

Recovery and Wellness

Kevin Hines: Living Mentally Well
The Mary Ellen Copeland Recovery Center
The California Association of Social Rehabilitation Agencies
The Painted Brain

Stigma and Discrimination


Mental Health

Central Coast Psychological Association
Health Insurance: Addiction & Mental Health Treatment in the United States

Mental Health America
The National Institute of Mental Health
The National Alliance on Mental Illness
National Alliance on Mental Illness San Luis Obispo County (NAMI SLOCO)
The National Alliance on Mental Illness In Our Own Voice Program
The California Network of Mental Health Clients
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
San Luis Obispo County Mental Health Services
Santa Barbara County Drug and Mental Health Services
The Glendon Association
Help For Depression

Suicide Prevention

Suicide Is Preventable
Reach Out
American Association of Suicidology

Substance Abuse

Rehab Center
Addicition Center

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Addiction Center
Binge Drinking and Your Health
SAMHSA Treatment Facility Locator

Health Insurance: Addiction & Mental Health Treatment in the United States


Growing Grounds Farm
PathPoint: Supported Employment and Housing Support Services
Wellness Works


Veteran’s Caregiver Support
Veteran’s National Caregiver Support Line


It Gets Better Project
College Guide for Current and Prospective LGBT Students
Law Resources for the LGBT Community

Resources for Parents

Parent Connection of SLO County

Transitional Age Youth (TAY)

Top 5 Mental Health Problems Facing College Students
Cuesta College Mental Wellness on Campus

Critical Mental Health Resources for College Students

The California Youth Connection
The California Permanency for Youth Project
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Crisis Support Resources
TAY specific programs available in San Francisco
Humboldt County Transition Age Youth Collaboration
TAY specific programs available in Los Angeles
Transitional Age Youth (TAY) Pacific Clinics in San Bernardino County


San Luis Obispo County Child Abuse Prevention Council

San Luis Obispo County

Visit San Luis Obispo, California
SLO Chamber of Commerce
San Luis Obispo Department of Social Services
Gateway to Health
Visit San Luis Obispo, California

Northern Santa Barbara County

Santa Maria Chamber of Commerce
Lompoc Chamber of Commerce
Healing Grounds of Santa Barbara County

Holistic Approaches and Strategies
for Mental Health Prevention and Intervention

The National Institutes of Health
Benefits of Yoga for Anxiety and Depression via Harvard Medical Publications
Yoga's positive benefits for mental health and well being
New Trends in Mental Health Treatment



Proposition 63

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