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Resources and Practical Tips

Here you can find resources and tips about mental illness,dealing with a psychiatric crisis, understanding the criminal justice system, and more. Click on the menu to the left for resources on specific topics.

NAMI Maryland is constantly updating our resource materials, to give you the most up-to-date & relevant information. If you would like us to add  information on a particular topic feel free to contact us!


By The Numbers

Mental Health Facts In America

Multicultral Mental Health Facts



General Information

NAMI Maryland's Annual Reports

Mental Health Crisis Phone Number

Find a NAMI Affiliate

Donate to NAMI Maryland

Starting the Conversation: College and Your Mental Health


Mental Health Parity

What is Mental Health Parity?

A Long Road Ahead:  Achieving True Parity

Mental Health Parity: What do health insurance consumers say?

NAMI Maryland Press Release: Mental Health Care Under Parity Laws

Maryland Parity Project: Know Your Right, Know Your Plan, Take Action


Supported Employment- Employment Guide

EBP Supported Employment Program Contacts

Behavioral Health Services for People Who Are Homeless

Healthcare Reform Preparation and Applying for Coverage FAQs

The Maryland Early Intervention Program (EIP)

Children's Mental Health Matters! Family Resource Kit



NAMI Resources for Mental Health Conditions

Borderline Personality Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

Major Depression

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)





NAMI Maryland E-News



March 2016

January 2016



December 2015 - Coping with the holidays

November 2015

October 2015

September 2015

August 2015 

July 2015 Advocacy Issue

June 2015

May 2015



December 2014

November 2014