Resources for Families
Mental health disorders often impact the entire family of the individual suffering. Whether your loved one is already in treatment, or needs encouragement in taking the first step toward seeking help, David Lawrence Center is here.
Coming soon, DLC will offer support groups for family members of adults with mental health disorders that will provide emotional guidance and a safe place to share their experiences with others. For more information about these upcoming support groups, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Online Family Support Resources:
Central Florida Behavioral Health Network, Inc.
The Compassionate Friends
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Collier County
Al-Anon Family Groups
Depression Bi-Polar Support Alliance (DBSA)
Medication-Assisted Recovery Anonymous (MARA)
Floridians for Recovery
Local Support Groups:
Al-Anon – Naples / Bonita Springs / Marco Island
Alcoholics Anonymous South Florida – District 20 Calendar
NAMI Collier County Support Groups
Surviving After Suicide – Naples Support Group
Valerie’s House – Collier County Programs
- When Someone You Love is Depressed: How to Help Your Loved One Without Losing Yourself by Laura Epstein Rosen
- How You Can Survive When They’re Depressed: Living and Coping with Depression Fallout by Anne Sheffield