Best Colleges (http://www.bestcolleges.com/resources/top-5-mental-health-problems-facing-college-students/)
The National Alliance on Mental Illness, estimates that nearly 33% of college students have experienced debilitating depression over the last year. This absolutely impacts student outcomes. In fact, 64% of students who drop out of school do so because of their mental health. This prompted our college planning experts at BestColleges.com to develop the above overview of common mental illnesses faced by students.
Anxiety Disorders Association of America (http://www.adaa.org/)
The ADAA is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment, and cure of anxiety disorders and to improving the lives of all people who suffer from them.
National Institute on Drug Abuse (http://www.nida.nih.gov/nidahome.html) The NIDA offers information and helpful links for those suffering from addiction or know of someone suffering from addiction to alcohol or drugs.
Celebrate Recovery (http://www.celebraterecovery.com/)
Biblically based recovery program. The website also provides information about groups that meet in your area.
Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault (http://www.ocadvsa.org/member_programs.htm)
Mercy Ministries (http://mercymultiplied.com/)
A free-of-charge biblically-based program serving a diverse population of young women from various socio-economic backgrounds, aged 13-28. The website has information on anorexia, bulimia, addictions, sexual abuse, and self harm.
Exodus International (http://www.exodusinternational.org/)
Exodus is a nonprofit, interdenominational Christian organization promoting the message of freedom from homosexuality through the power of Jesus Christ.
The American Psychiatric Association’s online resource for anyone seeking mental health information.
National Students of AMF (http://www.studentsofamf.org/)
The mission of National Students of AMF is to support college students grieving the illness or death of a loved one.
The Oklahoma Marriage Initiative (http://www.okmarriage.org/)
OMI is a public/private partnership dedicated to helping couples gain access to services and supports to improve their marriage and relationship. They regularly present free workshops for married and engaged couples, and engaged couples get a significant discount on their OK marriage license when they attend.
The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network is the nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization. RAINN operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline and the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline. Videos are also available.