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American Psychiatric Association (APA). Office of Public Affairs. 1400 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005. (202) 682–6119. .

American Psychological Association (APA). Office of Public Affairs. 750 First St., NE, Washington, DC 20002–4242. (202) 336–5700. .

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI). 200 North Glebe Road, suite 1015, Arlington, VA 22203–3754. (800) 950–6264. .

National Depressive and Manic-Depressive Association (NDMDA). 730 N. Franklin St., Suite 501, Chicago, IL 60610. (800) 826–3632. .

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