External Referral Services

The following links provide information on how to locate psychiatrists, psychologists, and other mental health professionals in your community. DBSA does not endorse any doctors, counselors, or centers listed on these sites.

Find a Psychiatrist | Find a Psychologist/Therapist/Counselor | Find a Mental Health Center


Find a Psychiatrist

Source Services Offered Phone Number
American Medical Association Search for a physician by name or medical specialty (312) 464-5000
Psycom.net Psychiatrist referrals, specializing in Mood Disorders NA
Locate A Doc Find psychiatrists or psychologists by city or state NA

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Find a Psychologist/Therapist/Counselor

Source Services Offered Phone Number
American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists Find a Marriage and Family Therapist by zip code (703) 838-9808
American Psychological Association Find a referral system in your area by zip code (800) 964-2000
Anxiety Disorders Association of America List of mental health professionals who have experience with anxiety by zip code (240) 485-1001
American Mental Health Counselors Association Find a counselor by your search criteria
(service provided by Provisions Consulting, Inc.)
(972) 385-6400
1-800-THERAPIST Referrals for therapists (800) 843-7274
American Association of Christian Counselors Find Christian counselors by city, state, or zip code (434) 525-9470
AtHealth.com Directory of mental health professionals NA
4 Therapy Network Therapist locator (888) 484-3727
Locate A Doc Find psychiatrists or psychologists by city or state NA
National Association of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapists Find a cognitive-behavioral therapist by state  
National Association of Social Workers Find a clinical social worker (800) 638-8799

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Crisis Centers/Hotlines/Mental Health Centers/Substance Abuse Centers

Source Services Offered Phone Number
American Association of Suicidology Hotline numbers, mental health centers, etc. (202) 237-2280
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention List of survivor support groups by state (888) 333-2377
American Psychiatric Association Listing of state psychiatric societies (888) 357-7924
Center for Mental Health Services State mental health statistics, resources, and services (800) 789-2647
Covenant House (The 9 Line) Crisis Center hotline for children and parents (800) 999-9999
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill Information and referrals to state and local groups (800) 950-NAMI (6264) 
Suicide/Crisis Hotline Suicide/Crisis Hotline (800) 273-TALK (8255)
National Mental Health Consumers’ Self-Help Clearinghouse Reference file on relevant groups, organizations, and agencies (800) 553-4539
National Runaway Switchboard Referrals to community counseling centers and information for youth and adults (800) 621-4000
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Substance abuse center locator (301) 443-3875
Veterans Health Administration List of VA health facilities by state (800) 827-1000

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