Sequoia Mental Health Services, Inc. (SMHS) is dedicated to providing education and information to the general public as a way of removing the stigma of mental illness. The following resources are highly recommended.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) – www.nami.org
NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots organization for people with mental illness and their families. Founded in 1979, NAMI has affiliates in every state and in more than 1,100 local communities across the country.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) – www.nimh.nih.gov
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is the largest scientific organization in the world dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) – www.samhsa.gov
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration provides information and resources for people who may be seeking treatment or have loved ones who are seeking treatment. They also offer grants for agencies serving people with mental health and substance abuse issues.

While we support and recommend these organizations, SMHS is not responsible for the content on their web sites.