Pasadena California Chapter
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Resources

The following links provide additional information about depression and bipolar disorder:

 

The following are additional links with information.

Organization
Description
Website
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Suicide Prevention - Call 1-800-273-8255
AltaMed
Medical, dental, pharmacy clinics in Los Angeles county
Anxiety and Depression Association of America
Promotes the prevention, treatment, and cure of anxiety, OCD, PTSD, depression, and related disorders through education, practice, and research
Arcadia Mental Health Services
Mental health services, dual diagnosis, case management
330 East Live Oak Ave, Arcadia CA
(626) 821-5858
Balanced Mind Parent Network
A program of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA), guides families raising children with mood disorders to the answers, support, and stability they seek
Bipolar Magazine
Hope and Harmony for People with Bipolar
Bipolar Documentary
"Up/Down" Bipolar Disorder Documentary (83 minutes)
Children and Teens Live and Thrive
Resources for Parents of Children and Teens from the Anxiety and Depression Association of America
College Students Live and Thrive
Resources for College Students from the Anxiety and Depression Association of America
Community Health Alliance of Pasadena (CHAP)
Health, medical, dental services at low or no cost
Covered California
Affordable Care Act - California Health Insurance Exchange (Obamacare)
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) - National Website
Not in the Pasadena or Los Angeles area? Find a Depression and Bipolar Support group near you.
Online Depression and Bipolar Support Groups
Online support groups, including a young adult group.
Meditation Practice from Ithaca College Center for Counseling Psychological Services
8 Minute Meditation - Diaphragmatic Breathing Relaxation by Paul Mikowski, Psy.D. (this will download or open as an audio file)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). What is it?
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a cognitive behavioral treatment for individuals diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD), and treating substance dependence, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and eating disorders.
Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services
Didi Hirsch center provides mental health and substance abuse services in communities where stigma or poverty limit access.
Enki Health and Research Systems
Full range of outpatient mental hearlth services for adults. Fees based on ability to pay.
Esperanza Magazine
Hope to Cope with Anxiety and Depression
Exodus Recovery Services - Various Locations in Southern California
Provides urgent care and ongoing services for mental health, substance abuse, inpatient and outpatient programs.
Guide for Parents of Children With Mood Disorders
DBSA Pamphlet for Parents of Children With Mood Disorders (PDF file)
Hazy Moon Zen Center Los Angeles
 
Beginners find a friendly and unpretentious place to learn firsthand about Zen
Healthy Way LA
No cost health care coverage in Los Angeles county
Hillview Mental Health Center
Mental Health Services in the East San Fernando Valley
Huntington Hospital
For 120 years, Huntington Hospital has been committed to serving its community with excellence, compassion and respect.
Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
Free or low cost mental health services
MDJunction
Online support groups for depression, bipolar, and more
Mindfulness Meditation Institute
Learn about mindfulness meditation
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
NAMI provides free education and support programs for individuals and family members. These include Family-to-Family, Peer-to-Peer, NAMI Support Group, In Our Own Voice and more.
National Alliance on Mental Illness - (NAMI) - Glendale
The goal of NAMI Glendale is to educate, advocate, listen, and lead.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - San Gabriel Valley
NAMI San Gabriel Valley is a nonprofit, self-help advocacy and support group of consumers, families, and friends of people with mental illness.
NAMI San Gabriel Valley
NAMI Basics, offered by San Gabriel Valley NAMI, offers a free, comprehensive class for families who have a child under 16 struggling with mental illness.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - East San Gabriel Valley
NAMI meetings Held in West Covina, CA
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - Westside Los Angeles
Contact them by email to determine current status of this particular NAMI chapter.
National Institute of Mental Health
The mission of NIMH is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure.
Regency Academy Cinemas 6
$2.00 movies before 6pm; $3:00 after 6pm
1003 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena CA
(626) 229-9400
Rose City Counseling Center
High quality, affordable, in-depth psychotherapy
Saban Community Clinic
Medical, dental, behavioral health services clinic
Young Adult Resources from DBSA
Young adult online support group, podcast series, and Q&A
Zenni Optical
Prescription eyeglasses as low as $6.95