- National Alliance on Mental Illness
- Understanding Different Types of Mental Health Professionals
Whether you are looking for resources for yourself or for someone you care about, the following organizations are here to help.
Starting Your Journey
Below are some resources that can help you begin the process of finding the professional help that’s right for you.
- American Psychological Association
- How to Choose a Psychologist
- Psychology Today
- Child or Adolescent Therapist Finder
- Psychology Today
- Adolescent/Teenagers (14-19) Therapist Finder
- American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
- Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Finder
Mental Health & Counseling Services
Through Jewish Family Service and Kadima, the Jewish community offers a variety of mental health supports that are often subsidized. Contact information for each organization is included here.
- Kadima + JVS Human Services
Comprehensive residential, therapeutic and social services for those 18+
- Jewish Family Service of Metropolitan Detroit (JFS)
Counseling services and suicide prevention education
- Oakland Community Health Network
Oakland Community Health Network offers quality integrated physical and mental health supports and services to children and adults with developmental disabilities, mental illnesses, and substance use disorders.
- Detroit Wayne Integrated Health Network
DWIHN’s Provider Network supports and serves individuals with serious mental illness, children with serious emotional disturbance, people with autism, individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and those with substance use disorder.
- Macomb County Community Mental Health
For those living in Macomb County, MCCMH offers services for those with mental Illness, children with emotional sisturbances, developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders.
Teen & Young Adult Resources
Browse the resources in this section to learn more about programs resources that are tailored for young people struggling with mental illness.
Programs for teens to help their peers overcome stigmas and obstacles related to mental illness
- The JED Foundation
Foundation that empowers teens and young adults with skills and support to grow into healthy, thriving adults
- Teen Yellow Pages
A listing of available mental health resources for teens and young adults
LGBTQ Organizations & Support
Throughout the Jewish community – and beyond – there is support for LGBTQ individuals struggling with mental illness. The organizations below offer programs and services that are especially tailored to this community.
Activities that provide a welcoming space where people of all genders identities and expressions can find support
- Stand with Trans
Events, support groups and resources for trans families and young people
Professional development, leadership projects, retreats, advocacy and more for LGBTQ youth and their families
- Henry Ford Hospital
LGBTQ health resources for the local Detroit community
- Trevor Project
The Trevor Project is the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ young people.
- Ruth Ellis Center
Ruth Ellis Center, located in Highland Park, MI, creates a supportive community and provides trauma-informed services for LGBTQ+ youth and young adults of color.