Useful Links and Online Resources
The Staglin Music Festival for Mental Health
Dr. Carrie Bearden's Research Lab: Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center http://www.mrrc.npi.ucla.edu/iddrc/faculty.aspx?param=&data=&faculty=2348 
Additional Information on Dr. Carrie Bearden:
Omega-3 Fish Oil Clinical Trial
Successful and Schizophrenic By Elyn R. Saks (Article, The New York Times)
The Portland Identification and Early Referral Program (PIER)
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
National Institute of Mental Health
Mental Health Research Association
Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Physician’s Desk Reference
Other Research Clinics at UCLA
The UCLA Aftercare Research Program
Treats individuals between the ages of 18 and 45 who have had a recent first episode of psychosis. Treatment includes individual case management, group therapy, intensive support in returning to work and/or school, and the antipsychotic medication risperidone.
The UCLA Early Onset Schizophrenia Program
Works with individuals between the ages of 6 and 17 who have a diagnosis of schizophrenia.
The UCLA Mood Disorders Research Program
Treats adults with bipolar disorder, major depression, schizoaffective disorder, dysthymic disorder, and minor depression.
UCLA Child and Adolescent Mood Disorders Program
Treats youth 7-17 years of age suffering from bipolar and other mood disorders.
UCLA Anxiety Disorders Behavioral Research Program
UCLA S.A.F.E.T.Y. Program
Works with adolescents who have presented to the emergency room with a suicide attempt. This three-month program provides individual/family therapy and case management.
Parenting Teenagers: Systematic Training for Effective Parenting of Teens (STEP)
By Don Dinkmeyer Sr.; Gary D. McKay; Joyce L. McKay; Don Dinkmeyer, Jr.
Uncommon Sense for Parents with Teenagers
By Michael Riera
Staying Connected to your Teenager: How to Keep Them Talking to You and How to Hear What They’re Really Saying
By Michael Riera
Raising Teens: A Synthesis of Research and a Foundation for Action
By A. Rae Simpson
Copies available online at http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/chc/parenting 
Stop Negotiating with your Teen: Strategies for Parenting your Angry, Manipulative, Moody, or Depressed Adolescent
By Janet Sasson Edgette
Coping with Schizophrenia: A Guide for Families
By Kim Mueser and Susan Gingerich
Surviving Schizophrenia: A Family Manuel
By E. Fuller Torrey
The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide: What You and Your Family Need to Know
By David J. Miklowitz
Bipolar Disorder: A Family-Focused Treatment Approach
By David Miklowitz and Michael J. Goldstein
An Unquiet Mind
By Kay Redfield Jamison