Lisa Beck, LCSW, LLC - adult psychotherapy, case management, meditation instruction
resources & information for chicagoland
Abuse hotlines
   - child abuse (DCSF):  1.800.252.2873
   - disabled adults (<60 years old):  1.800.368.2463
   - seniors (>60 years old):  1.800.252.8966
Attention deficit disorder (ADD / ADHD)
  - website:
   - Book: Pass through panic by Claire Weekes
   - Book:  Hope and help for your nerves by Claire Weekes
   - Book: The anxiety and phobia workbook by Edmund Bourne
Bipolar disorder
   -  Depression bipolar support alliance (DBSA):
Cell phones, free
   -  Safelink Wireless,
   - Depression bipolar support alliance (DBSA):
Domestic violence
   -  Chicagoland 24/7 hotline:  1.877.863.6338
Eating disorders
   - National Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Eating
Food assistance
  -  Greater Chicago Food Depository,,
LENS neurofeedback treatment
   - Book: The healing power of neurofeedback by Stephen Larsen
Medicare providers, (click on the green
      'Resource locator' tab and then choose 'Providers')
Medication assistance programs
   - (applications take 4-6 weeks to process)
   - (discount medication card)
Mental health information
   - National alliance for the mentally ill (NAMI):
   -  National institute for mental health (NIHM):
   -  Mayo clinic:
Neuropsychological testing (Barrington, IL):
   - Dr. Christina Blodget-Dycus (Barringon, IL)
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
   - OCD Chicago:
  -  Dr. T. Poprawski (Glenview, IL, Polish language available)
Seniors' information
   - Chicago department of aging:  1.800.252.8966
   - Legal aid handbook for seniors:
   - Free cell phones:  see Cell phones above
Substance abuse
   - Treatment finder:
Suicide hotlines
   - USA national suicide hotlines, hours 24/7
        -  1.800.SUICIDE (784.2433)
        -  1.800.273.TALK (8255)
        -  In-touch hotline, 6pm-1030pm, 7 nights / week:  312.996.5535
Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)
Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
   -  Brain injury survivor's guide: