External Resources on Addiction, Organizations, and More

This page contains links to helpful information and resources on substance abuse and addiction, organizations, certifications and other co-occurring mood disorders.

Associations and Organizations

The Joint Commission
Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.

Professional Network on Aging
The Professional Network on Aging (PNA) comprises over 200 organizations and 400 individuals serving today’s and tomorrow’s seniors.

Tennessee Hospital Association
The mission of the Tennessee Hospital Association is to lead its members in advocacy for and support of community-based hospitals and health systems and assist them in delivering accessible, cost-effective, quality health services.

Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network
The Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network (TSPN) is the statewide public-private organization responsible for implementing the Tennessee Strategy for Suicide Prevention as defined by the 2001 National Strategy for Suicide Prevention.

Memphis Chamber of Commerce
The Memphis Chamber of Commerce markets Memphis’ unique assets – logistics, musical heritage, pioneering medical community – to the world.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raise awareness and build a community for hope for all of those in need.

The Jason Foundation
The Jason Foundation, Inc. (JFI) is dedicated to the prevention of youth suicide through educational and awareness programs that equip young people, educators/youth workers and parents with the tools and resources to help identify and assist at-risk youth.

Treatment Directories & Resources

Addiction Hope – Addiction Hope is an addiction organization with the mission to reach those suffering from all addictive behaviors, help them develop healthier coping skills, and live a value driven life of health and well-being.

Drug Rehab Services (www.addicted.org) provides an in-depth treatment directory with 100s of detox, inpatient, outpatient and residential programs from all over the US. DRS has recently launched a free Android & iPhone app giving individuals a user-friendly version of the site directly on their phone or tablet. Visit their site today to learn more.