How about some other resources of interest?

There are many valuable resources on the web for those interested in learning more about mental illness, its treatment, and mental health research.  Try these:

    A registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.


  • The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP)
    Provides leadership in the protection of the rights, welfare, and wellbeing of subjects involved in research conducted or supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). 


  • The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
    Information about participation in a clinical trial.



  • Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRM; formerly NARSAD)
    Awards grants for scientific research to better understand causes and improve treatments  of mental illness. 


  • The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
    An organization for consumers, families, and friends of people with severe mental illness.  Their site is a guide to getting informed and getting involved.