Am I drinking safely? Will alcohol cause me problems later? Is drinking harming
my health now? Among people who drink alcoholic beverages (beer, wine, or liquor),
many consume safe and healthy amounts. For others, unsafe drinking patterns increase
their risk for injury, illness and future alcohol problems. And, for 1 in 13
American adults, alcohol abuse or dependence (alcoholism) causes substantial
harm to their health and disruption in their lives. If you consume alcoholic
beverages, it's important to know whether your drinking patterns are safe, risky
or harmful. This site can help you find out. You can assess your own drinking,
learn about alcohol and health issues, and find local resources for additional
Attention Deficit Disorder Site: (CHADD)
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity
Disorder (CHADD) was founded in 1987 in response
to the frustration and sense of isolation experienced
by parents and their children with AD/HD. At that time, one could turn very few
places for support or information. Many people seriously misunderstood AD/HD.
Many clinicians and educators knew little about the disability, and individuals
with AD/HD were often mistakenly labeled "a behavior problem,""unmotivated," or "not
intelligent enough." This site provides you with the latest information
available on the treatment of AD/HD in both children and adults.
A site to visit to learn more about the prevention of suicide. This site includes
many resources on the topic of suicide and suicide prevention.
A gathering place for mental health professionals. A good site where mental health
professionals can come and browse areas of interest in the field.
Depression -- @ -- Mental
One of the most scary emotional experiences a person will ever suffer during
their lifetime is to experience a form of depression. Over 1 in 5 Americans can
expect to get some form of depression in their lifetime. Over 1 in 20 Americans
have a depressive disorder every year. Depression is one of the most common and
most serious mental health problems facing people today. Visit this site to learn
If you are looking for answers to specific questions, Divorce Central's bulletin
boards are a good place to get responses from professionals and those visitors
who have already "been there." If you want to know the actual laws,
go to the Legal Center and click on Laws by State. If you want to meet people
and chat, the best method is joining our secure DC Community. You may access
some chat features without registration by clicking on "Chat with Friends" on
the left sidebar of the home page. This site is a good place to get started when
you are considering or beginning a divorce process.
This is a web site devoted to connecting you to the most valuable and comprehensive
divorce related information on the internet. You will find helpful and supportive
information about divorce, child custody, child support, visitation, modifications,
separation, alimony - spousal support, divorce laws, statutes and much more.
We hope you find what you are looking for!
Addiction Center can connect you with a rehab center or detox facility that can help you start your new life.
Eating Disorders Awareness Web
Welcome to www.edap.org, the web site of Eating Disorders Awareness and Prevention,
Inc. We are the nation's largest non-profit organization devoted to the awareness
and prevention of eating disorders.
Disorders Referral Site
The quickest and easiest way to obtain information on treatment for eating disorders. The gateway to the largest database related to eating disorders on the web!
Ms. Perel is a licensed marriage and family therapist practicing in New York
City and the author of Mating in Captivity: Reconciling the Erotic and the Domestic.
Ms. Perel’s book is an international best-seller providing a refreshing and unique
approach to sexual problems in relationships. Visit this web site to learn more
about Ms. Perel, her book, and her. From Ms. Perel’s web site: “In her twenty
years of clinical experience, Perel has treated hundreds of couples whose home
lives are empty of passion. They describe relationships that are open and loving,
yet sexually dull. What is going on?...”
Good site for professionals wanting to learn what is on the web in the area of
mental health. Data on books, treatment centers, medications, and other sites
of interest can be found here.
Self-Therapy Web Site
A good place to get SELF help and confidential online advice. There is also a
helpful section for therapists interested in practice building.
The web site to use to keep up to date on what's happening in Lorain County,
Ohio. Recommendations on restaurants, local news, and information on Lorain
County businesses can all be found here. Check it out!
In partnership with the community, the staff, foster parents and volunteers of Lorain County Children Services are committed to the safety and well-being of abused, neglected, and dependent children and will provide the highest quality protection, permanency, and prevention services for children and families.
County Common Pleas Court
A site where you can research the legal records of individuals who have had cases
in the Lorain County Common Pleas Court.
County Sheriff's Department
The web site for the Lorain County Sheriff's Department
Lorain Police Department
Web site for the Lorain Police Department
The Marriage and
Family Health Center
An interesting site where you can learn about a new and exciting approach to
sexual and couple's therapy.
Mental Help Net
The home of the oldest & largest online mental health guide & community.
A great site where you can learn about everything from mental disorders to medication
and other forms of therapy. A good site for clients and professionals alike.
Mind Tools mission is to help people starting their careers understand the essential
skills and techniques which will help them to excel, whatever their chosen profession.
There is also a great page on stress management!
Need work? Trouble finding a job? Here is a site that offers ideas on resume
writing and can give you some leads on where to begin your job search.
Thomas J. Moran, L.P.N., L.M.T. is owner and sole licensed massage therapist of Moran Massotherapy. My mission and goal is to provide you the best possible massage therapy to meet your individual needs. I have strived to make your treatment experience a great one by providing a general pleasant surrounding, and by providing music, comfortable temperature and lighting in the treatment room.
National Association of Anorexia
Nervosa & Associated Disorders
Founded in 1976, ANAD is the oldest national non-profit organization helping
eating disorder victims and their families. In addition to its free hotline counseling,
ANAD operates an international network of support groups for sufferers and families,
and offers referrals to health care professionals, who treat eating disorders,
across the U.S. and in fifteen other countries.
National Council on Alcoholism
and Drug Dependence
Founded in 1944 by Marty Mann, the first woman to find long-term sobriety in
Alcoholics Anonymous, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence,
Inc. (NCADD) provides education, information, help and hope to the public. The
web site for NCADD provides you with good information on substance abuse problems
and a good list of "links" to other sites on the Web devoted to substance
Ohio Department of Rehabilitation
Looking for a job in corrections? Want to determine the status of an offender
who has been incarcerated in an Ohio State Prison? Considering a job as a parole
or State probation officer? This is the site to visit.
Ohio State Highway
Wondering about the road conditions on a state highway in Ohio? Want to know
if construction will slow you down on a trip on an Ohio highway? Want to know
about the weather conditions anywhere in Ohio? Want to be a trooper? This is
the site for you to check out!
Ohio Psychological Association
The Web site for the Ohio Psychological Association.
Our goal is to accommodate you and your specific needs and desires. We will help guide you in your own self-discovery and clarity. To assist you with a clearer understanding of your own natural health, self-care and sense of happiness.