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LOCAL Low Cost Clinics

Metropolitan Counseling Services
Address: 2801 Buford Hwy NE #470, Atlanta, GA 30329
Phone:(404) 321-1794
www.mcsatlanta.org

Care and Counseling Center of Georgia
Address: 1814 Clairmont Rd, Decatur, GA 30033
Phone:(404) 636-1457
www.cccgeorgia.org

Mercer Family Therapy Center
Address: 1938 Peachtree St NW #107, Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone:(678) 547-6789
www.medicine.mercer.edu/mftc/atlanta

The Link Counseling Center
Address: 348 Mount Vernon Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30328
Phone:(404) 256-9797                                                       www.thelink.org

Emory Outpatient Psychotherapy Training Program
Address: 12 Executive Park Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30329
Phone: (404) 778-5526

Emory University Psychological Center
Address: 36 Eagle Row #270, Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone:(404) 727-7438  www.psychology.emory.edu/home/about/psychological-center/index.html


Helpful Reading



Resources on Codependency

Codependent No More: How to Stop Controlling Others and Start Caring for Yourself
- Melody Beattie, 1986

Codependent No More Workbook
- Melody Beattie, 2011

I Hate You Don’t Leave Me
- Jerold Kreisman, MD and Hal Straus, 1991

Love is a Choice: The Definitive Book on Letting Go of Unhealthy Relationships
- Paul Meier M.D., Dr. Frank Minirth, Dr. Robert Hemfelt, 2003

The Language of Letting Go: Daily Meditations for Codependents
- Melody Beattie, 1990







Resources for Women

Dance of Anger: A Woman's Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships
- Harriet Lerner, 2014

Women Who Run with the Wolves
- Clarissa Pinkola Estés PhD, 1996

Bad Feminist
- Roxane Gray, 2014

Love in My Language
- Alexandra Elle, 2014



Resources on Black Culture

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria: And Other Conversations About Race
- Beverly Daniel Tatum, 2007

Between the World and Me
- Ta-Nehisi Coates, 2015

Americanah
- Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, 2014





Websites and Hotlines

Mental Health Organizations

American Psychological Association (APA)
www.apa.org

American Psychiatric Association
www.psychiatry.org

National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI)
www.nami.org

Association of Black Psychologists
www.abpsi.org

National Institute of Mental Health – Health Info
www.nimh.nih.gov/health/index.shtml

Black Mental Health
www.OurselvesBlack.com

Georgia Psychological Association (GPA)   www.gapsychology.org

 

Depression and Suicide


Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
www.dbsalliance.org

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
www.SuicidePreventionLifeline.org
1-800-273-8255

The Jed Foundation

www.jedfoundation.org

Substance Abuse / Addiction

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
www.samhsa.gov/find-help

Alcoholics Anonymous Atlanta
www.aaatlanta.org

Alcoholics Anonymous Georgia
www.aageorgia.org/find-a-meeting.html


Al-Anon
www.al-anon.org

Al-Anon Atlanta
ww.alanonatl.com

Talbott Recovery Atlanta                                        www.talbottcampus.com

Autism

Autism Speaks
www.autismspeaks.org

Marcus Autism Center
www.marcus.org

 

Assault & Abuse

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
Call 1-800-799-7233 or
Text 1-800-787-3224


Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
www.rainn.org


National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-HOPE(4673)

Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence                   www.gcadv.org

Partnership Against Domestic Violence                              www.padv.org

 

Postpartum Support

Postpartum Progress                                     www.postpartumprogress.com