What You Need to Know Before Joining an Online Support Group
Deborah Gray, who runs an online depression forum, explains what you should watch out for to stay safe and get the most help from online support groups.
Support In Your Pajamas: The Benefits of Online Support Groups
Online support groups offers the advantages of a support group in
the comfort of your home. Deborah Gray explains how an online
support group could help.
A site dedicated to providing connections for patients with mood
disorders, featuring several peer-to-peer options such as an IM
link, live chat, journals and links to local mental health
facilities and providers.
Mixed Nuts Depression Forum
A depression community with chat, message boards and information on
depression, depressive disorders, bipolar disorder, manic
depression, medications, side effects and treatments.
Dr. John Grohols Psych Central
A list of Web-based depression communities
Features chat rooms, hosted support groups, online journals,
psychological tests, mental health news, videos and a radio show.
Suicide-focused site featuring warning sign information and a
worldwide hotline directory.