New Mexico Based Mental Health Resources

Eating Disorder Institute of New Mexico

The Eating Disorder Institute of New Mexico is the premier Intensive Outpatient Program for eating disorders in the state of  New Mexico.

National and Online Resources


HealthShire is a mental health resource with a knowledge base for patients, as well as a national listing of mental health providers.

National Institute of Mental Health

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is the largest scientific organization in the world dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

SAMHSA is a division of the US government providing research and funding for mental health services.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI is dedicated to advocacy and education on mental illness for patients and their families.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)

DBSA is dedicated to support for individuals suffering from depression and/or bipolar illness.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

AA is a community based support group for those suffering from alcohol problems. No organization has helped more people recover from alcohol addiction than AA.

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

NA is dedicated to helping anyone with a drug problem by providing a community based support group.

Ideas in Psychiatry

Ideas in Psychiatry is an educational lecture series sponsored by the Department of Psychiatry at the University of New Mexico. Lectures are open to the public and intended to be for a diverse audience.

American Psychological Association (APA)

American Psychological Association (APA) is the national organization for psychologists also providing advocacy and education for patients.

American Psychiatric Association (APA)

American Psychiatric Association (APA) is the national organization for psychiatrists and publishes the
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders.

Agora Crisis Center

Agora Crisis Center is a local organization defining itself as a listening service. They are available for anyone needing to talk to someone confidentially about sensitive issues when other support may not be available. is a reliable and comprehensive health information site.

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

The FDA is the regulatory body the monitors medication development. The
site has information on upcoming medications and detailed medication guides.