Support Organisations

See below for a list of support groups:

Self Help

Centre for Clinical Interventions

An interactive CBT self-help site including depression, anxiety, panic, worry, assertiveness, procrastination, eating problems, self-esteem

Northumberland NHS Self-help Guides

CBT based booklets free to download include anger, depression, OCD, anxiety

Chronic Fatigue Research and Treatment Unit

Self-help guidance from a national specialist service

National Sleep Foundation

Information and guidance for people experiencing difficulty sleeping

Time Management Success

Helping you to better manage your time and home life

Eating Disorders

b-eat (Beating eating disorders)

The main charity helping people to beat eating disorders

Men Get Eating Disorders Too

Helping men with eating disorders

Depression & Anxiety

Papyrus

For people who are thinking of suicide or self harm

Students against Depression

Support for students with depression

OCD-UK

Support and information for people experiencing Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Anxiety-UK

A user-led organization, run by sufferers and ex-sufferers of anxiety difficulties

Social-anxiety UK

For the self-conscious or those who feel excessively shy

Domestic Violence

Women’s Aid

Working towards ending domestic abuse to women and children. Helpline available 24hours.

Men’s Advice Line

Male victims of domestic violence and abuse, including gay and bi men.

Respect

Information and advice for male and female perpetrators of domestic abuse to help stop violence and abuse towards partners

Relate

Support and Counselling for individuals or couples experiencing relationship difficulties.

LGBT+

Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays

Voluntary organization supporting the family and friends of LGBT people.

Alcohol Abuse

Down Your Drink

Self-help site for people concerned with their drinking

Y-Smart

Site outlining services for under 18s who would like to change drink and/or drug use

Mental Health

Mental Health Foundation

Free podcasts mindfulness and relaxation

Mind

Advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem.

Rethink

Helping millions of people affected by mental illness

Sane

We work to improve the quality of life for anyone affected by mental illness

If you have come across other sites which might be of interest, would like information about something not included or want to access the Counselling service here please contact clare.turner@petroc.ac.uk