NEW! MHA in collaboration with Health & Human Services Public Health Division and the Sheboygan County Sheriff Department, has developed a comprehensive Substance Use Treatment & Recovery Options Step by Step Guide for Sheboygan County.
Think of Mental Health America as your source for information about mental health, mental illnesses, and community resources. MHA can provide you with pamphlets, books and videos on a variety of mental health topics. Help is also available for internet searches on hard-to-find topics and answers to questions about general community resources.
Check out the Resource section on our website for the most up-to-date (printable/save-able PDF) versions of the Directory of Community Resources (NEW edition COMING SOON in July 2016!), Community Resource Card, Suicide Trifold Card, Substance Use Treatment & Recovery Options Step bv Step Guide for Sheboygan County, a general listing of outpatient behavioral/mental health agencies, and more!
MHA Resource & Media Library
The resource library can be used by the public as well as professionals during normal business hours which are 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday, or by other arrangement. No appointment is necessary and items are provided at no charge. Books, videos, and cassettes may be signed out for a two-week period. A DVD/VHS video player is available for use within the office for those who may need it to view videos.
Information is available on things such as stress management, the value of humor, relationships, clinical depression, schizophrenia, anxiety disorders, suicide prevention, and other mental health topics.
Special offerings within the library include:
- A variety of items on mental disorders in Spanish.
- A video and book collection on the topic of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity disorder.
- Current and back issues of the Harvard Mental Health Letter.
- A drug reference guide.
- National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression (NARSAD) Newsletter.
- Quarterly editions of the BP and Esperanza magazines
Below is a list videos, DVDs, and audio cassettes that are available on a specific topic:
- Anxiety Disorders
- Depression/Bipolar Disorder
- Drugs and Alcohol
- Eating Disorders
- Grief and Loss
- Mental Health
- Mental Illness
- Spanish Resources
To check if a specific item is available, please call Mental Health America at 458-3951 or stop by the office.
Unable to come to the office?
A packet of information can be mailed to you at your request. Simply contact the office and let the staff know your needs.