National  Health Information Center 

Health Information Resource Database

[Inclusion of an information resource in this database does not imply endorsement
by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.]

Mental Health America

Contact Information

Heather Cobb
2000 Beauregard Street, 6th Floor
Alexandria, VA 22311

1-800-273-8255 (Voice - Toll-free)
1-800-969-6642 (Voice - Toll-free)
703-684-7722 (Voice)
703-684-5968 (FAX)
1-800-433-5959 (TTY)

Internet Resources


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. With our more than 320 affiliates nationwide, we represent a growing movement of Americans who promote mental wellness for the health and well-being of the nation – everyday and in times of crisis.


Mental Health America publishes pamphlets and booklets on many aspects of mental health and mental illnesses. Topics include aging, childhood mental health and mental illnesses, employment and mental illnesses, mental health services, mental health education, teen suicide, coping, schizophrenia, legislation and litigation, the insanity defense, stress, depression, and many others. Some items are available in Spanish. A special series deals with children's feelings. A publications catalog is available on request. Serial publication: News from National (Newsletter) weekly--news of conferences and workshops, current mental health legislation, and media activities.


You may search for other related entries in the database under the following topics.



Date Entered: 6/1/1998
Date Edited: 3/19/2013
Date Revised: 8/2/2004
Health Referral Number: HR0641
Accession Number: DP91A0120

back buttonNHIC Home Page