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Darkness to Light Resources
Nothing is more important than your health, and that includes your mental health. Krista is the innovator behind Darkness to Light Resources, an online repository for hope, encouragement, inspiration, and resources for those living with a mental illness.
If you are suicidal please call the National Lifeline – there is a reason to keep living. Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) you’ll be connected to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in your area. They are 24 hours a day and seven days a week.
Psychology Today – Find a Therapist or Psychiatrist
Looking for a mental health professional? Search Psychology Today’s database and find a therapist and/or psychiatrist.
(Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN started and currently runs the National Sexual Assault Hotline (800.656.HOPE and online.rainn.org) in partnership with over than 1,100 local rape crisis centers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.
Sex Abuse Chat
#SexAbuseChat is a safe place for survivors and their families to talk about their experiences and journey to recovery. Join survivor Rachel Thompson and therapist Bobbi Parish every Tuesday for a place to talk and connect with those who have suffered from sexual abuse. You can check out previous chats on Storify.
Mental Health Chat
BetterHelp is the largest e-counseling platform worldwide, and we’re excited to see that it’s already making such a great impact. However, we are still just at the very beginning of this long journey. I invite you to join our mission – as a counselor, as a team member or as someone who may use some help to live better.
The Recovery Village
Provides education on the LGBTQ+ community and substance abuse. https://www.therecoveryvillage
Provides resources for those battling opioid or heroin addiction. https://www.help.org/