Although we mostly list Las Vegas-based resources, we hope there are those of you who will find solutions

in these pages that will help you and/or your loved ones (re)discover the positive force of coping creatively.

              SPECIFIC CONDITIONS

      WOMEN'S CONDITIONS

Postpartum Support International (800-944-4PPD)

 Mental Health America 

(800-273-TALK)

National Alliance on Mental Illness 

(800-950-NAMI)

    FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER

         -    Lyn Laboriel, MD, Director, FASD Clinic, LA, CA discusses global pandemic of FASD

              https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qw_yoS_b2rE

     POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION (PPD):  

          -   National Institute on Mental Health (NIMH) Postpartum Depression Facts

               https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/postpartum-depression-facts/index.shtml

 

          -   PsyCom.net website page:

              “Postpartum Depression: A Guide to Common Depression after Childbirth”

              By: Dr. Arnold Lieber, MD

              https://www.psycom.net/depression.central.post-partum.html

 

          -   American Psychological Association website: Postpartum Depression:

              “What is postpartum depression & anxiety?”

               http://www.apa.org/pi/women/resources/reports/postpartum-depression.aspx

          -   Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website page:

              “Depression Among Women”

              https://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/depression/

 

          -   WomensHealth.gov website:

              “Mental Health: Postpartum Depression”

              https://www.womenshealth.gov/mental-health/illnesses/postpartum-depression.html

 

          -   Harvard Health Publications - Harvard Medical School:

              “Postpartum depression: The worst kept secret”

              By: Andrea Chisholm, MD, Contributor

              http://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/postpartum-depression-worst-kept-secret-2017020811008

          -   What to Expect website Article:

              “Recognizing & Treating Postpartum Depression (PPD)

              Catherine Delahaye/Corbis 

               •    Postpartum Support International (800-944-4PPD)

               •    Mental Health America (800-273-TALK)

               •    National Alliance on Mental Illness (800-950-NAMI)”

               http://www.whattoexpect.com/first-year/postpartum-depression

     PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDER (PMDD):  

         

          -   Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)

              https://www.womenshealth.gov/menstrual-cycle/premenstrual-syndrome/premenstrual-dysphoric-disorder-pmdd

          -   "Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) 2019"

               https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UxiGWHSz2lM&feature=share&fbclid=IwAR02vf7K9bWrjSa5_uZ_awpqoYUesjty42Zrd52TrxbqLPkYgbegBimFBko

     MENOPAUSE AND AUTISM

          -   'When my autism broke’: A qualitative study spotlighting autistic voices on menopause

               Rachel L Moseley, Tanya Druce, Julie M Turner-Cobb

              Autism. 2020 Aug; 24(6): 1423–1437. Published online 2020 Jan 31. doi: 10.1177/1362361319901184

              PMCID: PMC7376624

              https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7376624/

     BATTERED WOMAN SYNDROME:

     

     -   Battered Woman Syndrome: Definition

         https://www.healthline.com/health/battered-woman-syndrome

     -   Battered Woman Syndrome: What it is and how to get help

         https://www.healthline.com/health/battered-woman-syndrome#stages

     -   Battered Woman Syndrome: Recovery.org

          https://recovery.org/pro/articles/battered-woman-syndrome/

      -  Domestic Abuse of Autistic Adults

          https://medium.com/the-establishment/we-need-to-talk-about-the-domestic-abuse-of-autistic-adults-5df294504a13

     BATTERED WOMAN SHELTERS

     - HealthyPlace

        https://www.healthyplace.com/abuse/domestic-violence/battered-women-shelters-what-are-they-how-to-find-one

     - Battered Woman Shelters in US

        https://www.usattorneylegalservices.com/battered-women-shelters.html

 

     -  Domestic Abuse of Autistic Adults

         https://medium.com/the-establishment/we-need-to-talk-about-the-domestic-abuse-of-autistic-adults-5df294504a13