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NIMH Constituent Organizations

NIMH values opportunities to engage in dialogue with the advocacy community whose members act as advisors, educators, fund raisers, practice association leaders, and public policy advocates.

NIMH Professional Coalition for Research Progress

NIMH convenes representatives of these national professional organizations once a year.

Organization Name Web Site
Academy for Eating Disorders http://www.aedweb.org
Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research http://www.academyofbmr.org/
Academy of Psychological Clinical Science http://psych.arizona.edu/apcs/
Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine http://www.apm.org/
AcademyHealth http://www.academyhealth.org
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry http://www.aacap.org/
American Academy of Sleep Medicine http://www.aasmnet.org/
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry http://www.aagponline.org
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy http://www.aamft.org
American Association of Chairs of Department of Psychiatry http://www.aacdp.org/
American Association of Pastoral Counselors http://www.aapc.org/
American College of Neuropsychopharmacology http://www.acnp.org
American Counseling Association http://www.counseling.org
American Mental Health Counselors Association http://www.amhca.org
American Orthopsychiatric Association http://www.amerortho.org/
American Psychiatric Association http://www.psych.org
American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education http://www.psych.org/MainMenu/Research/APIRE.aspx
American Psychiatric Nurses Association http://www.apna.org
American Psychoanalytic Association http://www.apsa.org/
American Psychological Association http://www.apa.org
American Psychosomatic Society http://www.psychosomatic.org/
American Society of Hispanic Psychiatry http://americansocietyhispanicpsychiatry.com/
American Sociological Association http://www.asanet.org
Anxiety Disorders Association of America http://www.adaa.org
Association for Ambulatory Behavioral Healthcare http://www.aabh.org/
Association for Behavioral Health and Wellness http://www.abhw.org/
Association for Psychological Science http://www.psychologicalscience.org/
Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies http://www.aabt.org/
Association of Black Psychologists http://www.abpsi.org/
Black Psychiatrists of America http://www.blackpsych.org
Clinical Social Work Federation http://www.cswf.org
College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists http://www.cpnp.org
Consortium of Social Science Associations http://www.cossa.org/
Council on Social Work Education http://www.cswe.org
Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives http://www.dana.org/about/dabi
Dana Foundation http://www.dana.org/
Employee Assistance Professionals Association http://www.eapassn.org
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology http://www.faseb.org/
Federation of Behavioral, Psychological, and Cognitive Sciences http://www.thefederationonline.org/
International Society for Traumatic Stress Research http://www.issts.org
Latino Behavioral Health Institute http://www.lbhi.org
National Association of Hispanic Nurses http://www.thehispanicnurses.org/
National Association of Psychiatric Health Systems http://www.naphs.org
National Association of School Psychologists http://www.nasponline.org/
National Association of Social Workers http://www.socialworkers.org
National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors http://www.nasmhpd.org
National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors Research Institute, Inc. http://www.nri-inc.org
National Black Nurses Association http://www.nbna.org
National Business Group on Health http://www.businessgrouphealth.org/
National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare http://www.thenationalcouncil.org
National Hispanic Medical Association http://www.nhmamd.org/
National Latina/o Psychological Association http://w3.arizona.edu/~nlpa
National Medical Association http://www.nmanet.org/
Sleep Research Society http://www.sleepresearchsociety.org
Social Work Policy Institute of the National Association of Social Workers Foundation http://www.naswfoundation.org
Society for Neuroscience http://apu.sfn.org/
Society for Research in Child Development http://www.srcd.org
Society for Social Work and Research http://www.sswr.org
Society of Behavioral Medicine http://www.sbm.org/

 

NIMH Alliance for Research Progress
The Alliance is a group of patient and family advocates representing national voluntary organizations meeting twice a year with NIMH Director and staff.

Organization Name Web Site
Active Minds, Inc. http://www.activeminds.org
American Association of Suicidology http://www.suicidology.org/
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention http://www.afsp.org
Anxiety Disorders Association of America http://www.adaa.org
Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum http://www.apiahf.org
Autism Science Foundation http://www.autismsciencefoundation.org
Autism Society of America http://www.autism-society.org
Autism Speaks http://www.autismspeaks.org
Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law http://www.bazelon.org
Black Women's Health Imperative http://www.BlackWomensHealth.org
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation http://bbrfoundation.org
Campaign for Mental Health Reform http://mhreform.org
The Balanced Mind Foundation http://www.thebalancedmind.org/
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder http://www.chadd.org and www.help4adhd.org
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance http://www.dbsalliance.org
Depression and Related Affective Disorders Association http://www.drada.org
Eating Disorders Coalition for Research, Policy & Action http://www.eatingdisorderscoalition.org
FRAXA Research Foundation, Inc. http://www.fraxa.org
Families for Depression Awareness http://www.familyaware.org
Freedom From Fear http://www.freedomfromfear.org
International Mental Health Research Organization http://www.imhro.org/
International OCD Foundation http://www.ocfoundation.org
Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation http://www.bpchildresearch.org
Latino Behavioral Health Institute http://www.lbhi.org/
Mental Health America http://www.nmha.org
National Alliance for Hispanic Health http://www.hispanichealth.org
National Alliance of Multi-Ethnic Behavioral Health Associations www.nambha.org
National Alliance on Mental Illness http://www.nami.org
National Alliance to End Homelessness http://www.endhomelessness.org
National Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health Association http://www.naapimha.org
National Association for Rural Mental Health http://www.narmh.org
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders http://www.anad.org
National Black Gay Men's Advocacy Coalition http://www.nbgmac.org/
National Coalition on Mental Health and Deaf Individuals http://nasmhpd.org/NCMHDI.cfm
National Congress of American Indians http://www.ncai.org/
National Council of LaRaza http://www.nclr.org
National Eating Disorders Association http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org
National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder http://www.borderlinepersonalitydisorder.com
National Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health http://www.ffcmh.org
National Sleep Foundation http://www.sleepfoundation.org
Postpartum Support International http://www.postpartum.net
Research! America http://www.researchamerica.org
Ryan Licht Sang Bipolar Foundation http://www.questforthetest.org
Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America http://www.sardaa.org
Society for Neuroscience http://apu.sfn.org/
Society for Women's Health Research http://www.womenshealthresearch.org
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration http://www.samhsa.gov
Suicide Prevention Action Network USA http://www.spanusa.org/
The AIDS Institute http://www.theaidsinstitute.org/home.asp
The Jed Foundation http://jedfoundation.org
The Stanley Medical Research Institute http://www.stanleyresearch.org/dnn/
Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc. http://tsa-usa.org
Treatment and Research Advancements for Personality Disorders Association http://www.tara4bpd.org
Trichotillomania Learning Center http://www.trich.org