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Mental Health and Substance Abuse
mooseMaine Department of Behavioral and Developmental Services
mooseMaine Counseling Association (MeCA) MeCA members work in educational settings from preschool through higher education, in mental health agencies, community organizations, employment agencies, rehabilitation programs and private practice
mooseMaine Youth Drug and Alcohol Use Survey Statewide, regional and county level data available for anyone interested
mooseYouth Suicide Prevention Home Page To provide information to youth, people working with youth, and the public in general, in regards to youth sucide in Maine as well as to provide a place for information and updates on the Maine Youth Suicide Prevention Implementation Plan developed in 1998
mooseCommunity Health and Counseling Services Provides mental health and home health services in northern central Maine
mooseThe Acadia Hospital A comprehensive resource for information and treatment of mental illness, behavioral disorders, and chemical dependency
mooseNational Alliance for the Mentally Ill Maine A statewide organization providing information, referral, education and support to adults and children with mental illness and their families
mooseAroostook Mental Health Center Aroostook Mental Health Center's Children and Family Services (CFS), along with its mental health program, is dedicated to a comprehensive, holistic approach to the care, support and treatment of families and children
mooseSt. Mary's Regional Medical Center: Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program An afterschool program that provides supervised therapeutic activities and counseling to teens and families. It acts as a bridge between hospitalization and traditional outpatient counseling
mooseSt. Mary's Regional Medical Center: Adolescent and Children's Inpatient Units Both units provide in-patient treatment for patients with a variety of psychiatric disorders, such as depression, bipolar disorder, ADHD, and psychotic disorders
mooseThe Women's Project Services for pregnant and parenting women affected by substance abuse
mooseMaine Association of Substance Abuse Programs Promotes awareness of substance abuse issues, advocates for its membership, and provides a forum for policy development
mooseDay One Provides statewide substance abuse treatment and prevention programs
mooseMaineParents.net Resources for Maine parents and community partners to help reduce underage alcohol use and keep teens safe
mooseNew England Inhalant Abuse Prevention Coalition Information about inhalant abuse and about the coalition
mooseCare and Comfort Home Health and Mental Health Agency Provides home-based mental health services for children, outpatient therapy for children (over age five) and adults, in the following settings: individual, family and group, and we also provided home-health services for pediatrics and adults. The areas we currently provide services to consist of the following counties: Aroostook, Franklin, Hancock, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Oxford, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Somerset, Waldo, and Washington

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