Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Neuropsychiatry Section


Educational Resources

Becoming educated about your or your child’s psychological health is very important because it can get you and your child to a place of understanding about early detection, preventive measures and intervention, which in turn can aid you and your family to obtain a better quality of life. Knowing what's going on can help you get the best support and treatment for your family.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

  • NAMI is the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for those affected by mental illne. NAMI hosts several public awareness events and actitivies throughout the year.

US National Library of Medicine

Healthy Minds Philly

  • is an online tool and resource to support and improve the mental health and well-being of all Philadelphians.

  • One-stop access to U.S government mental health information.

National Institute of Mental Health

  • A collection of information on several mental disorders including where to find mental health providers and treatment services.

Collaborating Partners

Drexel University Couple & Family Therapy

  • Affordable, sliding fee scale therapy services for a variety of client concerns.

City of Philadelphia - Department of Behavioral Health & Intellectual disAbility Services (DBHIDS)

  • DBHIDS offers resources, services, and advocacy through a strong partnership with a network of healthcare providers to help people, whether they are uninsured or underinsured, lead a fulfilling life in a supportive community free of stigma.

Hall-Mercer Community Behavioral Health Center

  • Provides comprehensive outpatient services to Philadelphia residents in need, part of Penn System

Research Sites