People Seeking Treatment
The free and confidential resources below will help you or a loved one connect with a skilled, trained counselor in your area.
- Suicide Prevention LifelineExternal1-800-273-8255
- Veterans Crisis LineExternal1-800-273-8255
- Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) National HelplineExternal(1-800-662-HELP (4357)
- OK2Talk Helpline Teen HelplineExternal1 (800) 273-TALK
- Crisis Text LineText SIGNS to 741741 for 24/7, anonymous, free crisis counseling
Resources for Opioid and Substance Abuse
Help Finding Treatment
- SAMSHA’s Behavioral Health Treatment Services LocatorExternal
- American Psychiatric Association FoundationExternalFind a Psychiatrist
- American Academy of Child and Adolescent PsychiatryExternalChild and Adolescent Psychiatrist Finder
- American Psychological AssociationExternalFind a Psychologist
- The Campaign to Change DirectionExternalThe Change Direction initiative is a campaign to change the culture in America about mental health, mental illness, and wellness.
- Moms’ Mental Health MattersExternalThis initiative is designed to educate consumers and healthcare providers about who is at risk for depression and anxiety during and after pregnancy, the signs of these problems, and how to get help.
- Rx AwarenessThe Rx Awareness campaign tells the real stories of people whose lives were torn apart by prescription opioids. The goal of the campaign is to increase awareness that prescription opioids can be addictive and dangerous. The campaign also strives to decrease the number of individuals who use opioids recreationally or overuse them.
Page last reviewed: January 14, 2019
Content source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention