MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES
NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS
NAMI is a national organization that advocates and educates on mental illness. The NAMI website provides information on diagnosis, treatment, criminal justice issues, and more. Highly recommended for clients and family members.
NORTHERN NEVADA NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS
The Northern Nevada chapter of NAMI provides support groups for persons with mental illness and their families.
GUIDE TO MENTAL ILLNESS
A publication from NAMI regarding criminal justice and mental illness. Guide to Mental Illness and the Criminal Justice System.
DRUG FACTS - An Easy to Read Guide
By The National Institute on Drug Abuse Easy to Read Drug Facts
WHAT HAPPENS TO YOUR BENEFITS IF YOU GO TO JAIL OR PRISON?
A guide to the Federal rules. What happens to your benefits if you are held in jail or prison. How to get your benefits back once you are released. Provided by Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law. Benefits Guide
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