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Psychology 659 InfoGuide - Professor Quintero: Mental Health Statistics

Online Resources

National Institutes of Mental HealthStatistics on mental health disorders in the US - largely drawn from the journal literature

From Mental Health America (formerly known as the National Mental Health Association)
Mental Health America (formerly known as the National Mental Health Association) is the country's leading nonprofit dedicated to helping ALL people live mentally healthier lives.

National Center for Health Statistics   Welcome to the National Center for Health Statistics' Web site, a rich source of information about America's health. As the Nation's principal health statistics agency, we compile statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of our people. We are a unique public resource for health information--a critical element of public health and health policy.
Tables, charts graphs and more - have a look at FASTSTATS A to Z

National Mental Health Information Center The United States Department of Health and Mental Services: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

SAMHSA's Office of Applied StudiesProvides the latest national data (in tabular and other forms) on  Alcohol, tobacco, marijuana and other drug abuse, drug related emergency department episodes, medical examiner cases and the nation's substance abuse treatment system.


http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/the-numbers-count-mental-disorders-in-america.shtml

http://www.nmha.org/go/get-info/

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/mental.htm

http://mentalhealth.samhsa.gov/cmhs/MentalHealthStatistics/

http://oas.samhsa.gov