Mathew T. McGonagle, MD

Mental Health Patient Education and Resources

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)

Massachusetts Community and Mental Health Resources

Online mental health educational resources and networks:
(Contemporary, mostly accurate resources, but Dr. McGonagle cannot personally validate all information on these sites)

The National Institute of Mental Health

United States Department of Health and Human Services - Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration


Government site providing food and nutrition information/resources from across the federal government.


Government site providing exercise information/resources from the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institues of Health.


Overeaters Anonymous
(12-step based support groups for those who overeat or who have an eating disorder)

Personality Disorders

Out of the Fog website
Very good information about personality disorders and support for those with a family member or loved one who suffers from a personality disorder

Psychiatric Medications and Pregnancy

Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Women’s Mental Health

Spirituality in Medicine

Duke Center for Spirituality, Theology, and Health

The George Washington Institute for Spirituality and Health (GWish)

Substance Abuse/Impulse Control

(Large, international organization offering support groups for FAMILIES and FRIENDS of problem drinkers)

Alcoholics Anonymous

Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling
(Current list of Gamblers Anonymous and Gam-Anon meetings)

Narcotics Anonymous

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous

Smart Recovery
(Smart Recovery is an alternative to AA. It is an international, nonprofit organization with more focus on reason based techniques and no assumption of belief in a higher power.)


American Association of Suicidology

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Wellness/Mind-Body Medicine

Benson-Henry Institute for Mind-Body Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital

Cambridge Health Alliance Center for Mindfulness and Compassion

The Center for Mind-Body Medicine

Dean Ornish’s Preventive Medicine Research Institute (PMRI)

Greater Good Science Center

IFS Institute

The Pursuit of Happiness

UMASS Memorial Health Center for Mindfulness