Resources

Mental Illness General Information
National Alliance on Mental Illness (1-800-273-8255)

Suicide
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-TALK) or (1-800-SUICIDE)

Depression
When Life Goes Dark by Richard Winter
The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown
Understanding Depression by Siang-Yang Tan and John Ortberg, Jr.
Spiritual Depression: Its Causes and Cure by David Martyn Lloyd-Jones

Children
The Whole Brained Child by Dan Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Faber and Mazlish
Crisis Nursery Emergency Care for Kids (1-314-768-3201)

Anxiety
Panic Attacks Workbook by David Carbonell
Calm mindfulness app available for Android and iPhone

Addictions
First Light
Harris House (1-314-631-4299)
Celebrate Recovery
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) (1-314-647-3677)
Cocaine Anonymous (CA) (1-314-361-3500)
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) (1-314-830-3232)
Bridgeway Behavioral Health (1-636-224-1000)

The Role of the Church
Troubled Minds: Mental Illness and the Church’s Mission by Amy Simpson

Homelessness
Emergency Shelter Hotline St.Louis (1-314-802-5444)
Illinois Shelter Hotline (1-618-397-5730)

Comprehensive Care
Places for People (1-314-535-5600)
St. Patrick Center (1-314-802-0700)

Psychiatrists
Dr. Terry Guiley (1-314-849-2120)
Sundeep Jayaprabhu (1-314-862-7755)
Mini Tandon (1-314-286-0180)

Caregivers
Resilient ministry: What pastors told us about surviving and thriving by Burns, Chapman, and Guthrie
Suffering and the heart of God: How trauma destroys and Christ restores by Diane Langberg
Compassion Fatigue article from GoodTherapy.org

Other
Statement of Faith