Links & Resources

Counseling and Coaching Links
The following links are listed to provide you with additional online mental health care information and counseling resources.

911 Checklist
If your loved one presents a likelihood of harm to self or others, please dial and provide the dispatcher with the following information. Keep in mind you are asking an unknown professional to come to your home to help resolve a crisis. They will have no information about the current situation and your loved one unless you inform them. Thanks to NAMI Santa Fe for this information.

  • Your name
  • Address to which law enforcement should respond
  • List any weapons present in the home
  • Name of your loved one
  • Age
  • Height and weight
  • Clothing description
  • Diagnosis
  • Drug use - current or past
  • Medications - on or off
  • Prior violent behavior
  • Past psychosis
  • Details about past delusions or hallucinations
  • Triggers
  • Things that have helped in the past

Crisis Hotlines and Services, Santa Fe, NM
Crisis Hotline, Sucide Prevention 505-820-6333
Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center, Emergency Services Department 505-913-3934
Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families Hotline 800-473-5220
Interfaith Community Shelter 505-795-7494
New Mexico Crisis & Access Line 855-662-8484
New Mexico Suicide Prevention Hotline 866-435-7166
PMS-Santa Fe Community Guidance Center Crisis Hotline 505-820-6333
Santa Fe Police Non-emergency Number 505-428-3710
Solace , Rape Crisis Center 505-986-9111800-721-7273 - Crisis Hotline or TTY 505-471-1624; 505-998-1951 - Regular Phone Number
St. Elizabeth's Shelter for Men, Women, and Children 505-982-6611
Trans Lifeline, 877-565-8860
Youth Emergency Shelter/Youth Shelters 505-438-0502

Suicide Awareness and Other Hotlines
New Mexico Adult Protective Services Division
New Mexico Child Abuse and Neglect
SAMHSA's Suicide Prevention
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Suicide: Read This First

Changing Aging (Dr. Bill Thomas)

Alzheimer's and Dementia
Alone Together: When a spouse develops Alzheimer's disease, the painful goodbye can last decades by Meryl Comer
Seven Stages of Alzheimer's
Alive Inside: A Clip of Henry
Alzheimer's Cafe in Santa Fe Website
Alzheimer's Cafe Facebook Page
Alzheimer's Poetry Project
Alzheimer's Disease: A Guide for Patients and Families
Alzheimer's Disease - Caregivers (USA): Taking care of yourself
Alzheimer's From the Inside Out (Richard Taylor)
Christus St. Vincent Geriatrics & Internal Medicine
Dementia Action Alliance
Elder Care Online Support Groups
Experience 12 Minutes in Alzheimer's Dementia
Living with Alzheimer's - (Inside Look)j
Living Well with Alzheimer's
A Marriage to Remember | Alzheimer's Disease Documentary | Op-Docs | The New York Times
MedicAlert + Alzheimer's Association Safe Return
Meryl Comer @AARP/Global CEOi Panel: Changing the Global Care for Alzheimer's and Dementia Part I
Meryl Comer @AARP/Global CEOi Panel: Changing the Global Care for Alzheimer's and Dementia Part II
New Mexico Chapter Alzheimer's Association
Pacifica Senior Living Center (keep checking for adult day care program in early 2015!)
Santa Fe Alzheimer's Cafe
Teepa Snow, Caregiving Tips for People with Dementia (YouTube Videos)
The Caregivers Documentary -- Full Version Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly
The Frank & Barbara Broyles Foundation Care Givers United
The Genius of Marian
USAgainst Alzheimers

Books on Alzheimer's
Alzheimer's A to Z: A Quick Reference Guide
Alzheimer's From the Inside Out
Dancing with Rose: Finding Life in the Land of Alzheimer's

Acceptance and Committment Therapy
Answers to Your Questions About Panic Disorder
National Center for PTSD
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), Mayo Clinic
International OCD Foundation
Calm Clinic

Attention-Deficit and Hyperactivity
ADDA - Attention Deficit Disorder Association
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, NIMH
Born to Explore: The Other Side of ADD/ADHD
Stephanie Moulton Sarkis Ph.D. - Author and Expert in ADHD Treatment

Dan Siegel: The Neurological Basis of Behavior, the Mind, the Brain and Human Relationships
Dan Siegel: The New Science of Mindsight
Dan Siegel - The Human Mind and the Cultivation of Well-Being
Jill Bolte Taylor My Stroke of Insight
TED Talks on the Brain

Career Development and Counseling
Description of Career Construction Theory ~ Mark Savickas
New Mexico Labor Market Information
New Mexico Workforce Connection
Occupational Outlook Handbook
O*Net Online
Presencing Institute ~ Resources for Organizational Change
Private Practice from the Inside Out (Blog)
The Center for the Application of Psychological Type (CAPT)
The Enneagram in the Narrative Tradition
The Enneagram Institute
The Myers & Briggs Foundation (MBTI)
Vocopher ~ Career Construction Tools for Counseling

AARP Caregiving Resource Center
Caregiver Action Network
Caregivers' Resources through the U.S. Government
Caregiver Support Services through the New Mexico Department of Aging and Long-term Services
Elder Care
Elder Care Online Support Groups
The Frank & Barbara Broyles Foundation Care Givers United
The Genius of Caring
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Resources through the U.S. Government
Meryl Comer @AARP/Global CEOi Panel: Changing the Global Care for Alzheimer's and Dementia Part I
Meryl Comer @AARP/Global CEOi Panel: Changing the Global Care for Alzheimer's and Dementia Part II
National Alliance for Caregiving
New Mexico Direct Caregivers Coalition

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence
Childhelp USA®
Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families, Inc.
SAMHSA's Protection and Advocacy
Questions and Answers about Memories of Childhood Abuse
The National Domestic Violence Hotline Website

Chronic Illness and Caregiver Resources
Aging with Dignity: The Five Wishes
Caring for Steven: An Interview with Wendy Heywood
Christus St. Vincent Geriatrics & Internal Medicine
Eleanor Longden: The voices in my head
Elyn Saks: A tale of mental illness - from the inside
Family Caregiver Online for Santa Fe and Albequerque
Home Companion Care, LLC
NAMI of Santa Fe
Nolo: Law for All
Reiki at the end of Life ~ JoyousJourneys

Coaching Resources
Brene Brown - Power of Vulnerability
Brene Brown - Listening to Shame
Coaching the Global Village
Dan Gilbert: The psychology of your future self
Kathryn Schulz: Don't regret regret
Rory Sutherland: Perspective is everything
The Path to Discovering Your Talents and Passions, with Sir Ken Robinson | Big Think Mentor
The Work of Byron Katie

Counseling Referral Resources
La Familia Medical Center: Behavioral Health Services, Alto Street Clinic
Las Cumbres Community Services
Solutions Treatment Center
Zephyrus of Santa Fe Eating Disorders Recovery Center

Bipolar Disorder News -
Depression and How Therapy Can Help
Depression Screening
Depression Test, Symptoms of Depression, Signs of Depression

Developmental Struggles
Asperger's Disorder
Yale Autism Program

Dissociation and Traumatic Stress
Wes Moore: How to talk with veterans about the war
Sidran Traumatic Stress Institute

Eating and Nutritional Concerns
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Food for Santa Fe, Inc.
Something Fishy
Zephyrus of Santa Fe Eating Disorders Recovery Center

Hoarding/De-cluttering Resources

Inspiration and Illumination
Boyd Varty: What I learned from Nelson Mandela
Diana Nyad: Extreme swimming with the world's most dangerous jellyfish
Dr. Maya Angelou
Dr. Maya Angelou - I Am Human
Dr. Maya Angelou - Love Liberates
Dr. Maya Angelou visting Glide memorial Church in San Francisco
Jarrett J. Krosoczka: Why lunch ladies are heroes
Viktor E. Frankl: Why believe in others

Older Adult Resources
AARP New Mexico
Talking with Your Kids About Money & Getting Your Documents and Information Organized
KSFR Santa Fe Radio: Aging Reimagined

Parenting Support
Las Cumbres Community Services
United Way, Santa Fe Children's Project

Personality Disorders
Out of the Fog: Helping Family Members and Loved Ones of People Suffering From Personality Disorders

Phychiatry Referrals

Alissa Kraisosky, Ltd.

Sexual Addiction
Sexual Addict Anonymous
Life Healing Center

Substance Abuse Recovery
Al-Anon Family Groups
Alcoholics Anonymous
Center for On-Line Addiction
Hoy Recovery Program
Life Healing Center
Nar-Anon Family Groups
Santa Fe Recovery Center
SMART Recovery
Solutions Treatment Center
The Friendship Club, Santa Fe
The Life Link
Web of Addictions

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