Mental Health Independent Communities20
My Support ForumsPsych Central, now My Support Forums, is the Internet’s largest and oldest independent mental health online resource. Since 1995, our award-winning website has been run by mental health professionals offering reliable, trusted information and over 250 support groups to individuals struggling with a problem in their lives. We are today’s modern voice for mental health information, emotional support, and advocacy. We have a true passion and deep commitment in helping people better understand the mental health and emotional challenges of their lives. With the broadest online reach and recognition of any mental health network today, we touch the lives of over 6 million people around the world every month. We’re also proud to represent the interests of our membership of over a half million people whose lives have been touched by a mental health concern.
Mental Health ForumThe Mental Health Forum is a peer support forum for people who experience any form of mental health issue. It is a place where you can speak openly and anonymously about your mental health experiences. Our aim is to be the friendliest place on the web to discuss mental health issues. We bring together people from all corners of the world and from all walks of life.Forum
The National Spirituality & Mental Health Forum (NSMHF)The National Spirituality & Mental Health Forum is run entirely by volunteers. It's a community of spiritual leaders, scholars, mental health practitioners and service users committed to bringing learning and experience to the table to help improve awareness in our communities and to improve mental health provision in the public and private sector.ForumEventsNewsletterPaid
Smart RecoverySMART Recovery is a science-based addiction recovery program, and their online community provides a platform for individuals to connect, engage in discussions, and access recovery tools and resources.
Therapy TribeThe road to mental health begins with you; but it helps to know you’re not alone. At TherapyTribe, we believe that individuals become empowered to help themselves and others when they feel a part of something larger. Our free online support community offers members a convenient and safe place to connect. We’ve combined members from five long-standing support websites to create one fantastic wellness community. Join the larger conversation on wellness and peer support, or limit your interactions to your core support group(s) – the choice is yours. TherapyTribe contains the following independent groups: AddictiionTribe, AnxietyTribe, DepressionTribe, HIV/AidsTribe, LGBTribe, MarriageFamilyTribe, OCDTribe, TeenTribe.
Daily StrengthKnowing when you need help is a sign of strength. Share your experience and join a support group to connect with those on the same path.
QUOKAQUOKA is the anonymous messaging exchange that increases your mental health. Get access to resources, learn tools to keep in your mental wealth toolbox, measure your mental health score, and communicate with other members anonymously all through text messaging. No endless scroll, limited distractions. Experience most of the benefits of social media without the spam! Feeling mentally strong? Join to support others.
Turn2Me Peer SupportShare your thoughts experiences and connect your peers in a safe, moderated peer community.Forum
Postpartum Support International (PSI)Postpartum Support International (PSI) aims to increase awareness among public and professional communities about the emotional changes that women experience during pregnancy and postpartum. It offers a supportive and inclusive environment where individuals can find resources, connect with others who have shared experiences, and access the necessary support and information related to perinatal mental health. It serves as a platform for individuals to share their stories, seek guidance, and receive encouragement from others who have gone through similar challenges.ForumNewsletter
Schizophrenia.comStarted in 1995, Schizophrenia.com is an internet community dedicated to providing high quality information, support and education to the family members, caregivers and individuals whose lives have been impacted by schizophrenia. We are dedicated to improving the lives of all individuals and families suffering from schizophrenia, and in speeding the research progress towards a cure.
Next Gen MenWe create brave spaces for conversations about gender and equality.
NAH HULPThe NAH HULP community is focused on people who have suffered from acquired brain injury (ABI) We bring together individuals who have experienced trauma or damage to their brain due to an external event, such as a stroke, head injury, infection, or disease. The community provides support, resources, and online courses.
Opensoul PeopleAn iOS app and community for People with Open souls. A place where you can learn how to speak sincerely and openly. Our main philosophy is sincerity. Opensoul allows you to open the door to people’s inner world, to concentrate on this most important part: soul, human qualities, dreams, and aspirations. Discussion contains 17 categories for your attention, through which you can communicate with the application users, ask them your questions, and seek other people's opinions. Also, you can answer questions and address topics from other users, help others by providing advice, learn new things, and share your life experience.
hellomyyoga ForumIt is an authentic yoga forum created for yoga seekers to engage & enlighten. Ask questions, find answers and share your knowledge & experience on yoga & related practices.ForumEventsNewsletterCourses
7 Cups7 Cups offers a variety of communities to provide support and personal connection. From this central hub, you can explore and join new communities and get updates from the communities you subscribe to. We are glad you are here.
Mind OasisMind Oasis is a warm and welcoming online meditation community. Our mission is to bring the timeless benefits of meditation to practitioners worldwide via live streaming sessions.ForumEventsNewsletter
Team Red, White & BlueForging America’s leading health and wellness community for veterans. Access real-life and virtual opportunities focused on building a healthier lifestyle because a strong focus on mental and physical health is critical to ensuring your best days are ahead.ChatEventsNewsletter
Mental Health Innovation NetworkWe’re a community of mental health innovators - researchers, practitioners, policy-makers, service user advocates, and donors from around the world - sharing innovative resources and ideas to promote mental health and improve the lives of people with mental, neurological and substance use disorders.
Beyond BlueBeyond Blue is an Australian mental health organization that provides support and resources for individuals dealing with anxiety, depression, and related issues. If you are struggling with anxiety or public speaking fears, it might be helpful to reach out to them or a qualified mental health professional for guidance and support. The public speaking forum discussion is specifically about public speaking and anxiety.ForumNewsletter
InspireThe largest and fastest growing support community for cancer, rare diseases, and chronic conditions. Millions of patients and caregivers come to Inspire for information and support from others like them in our private, anonymous, and safe environment. Join a community here and get help in every step of your journey from diagnosis through deciding treatments, to coping, to managing your condition.Forum
All Mental Health communities
This list is geared around communities that focus on Mental Health topics. For those that suffer from some sort of mental health issue themselves, to those that want resources on how to support their friends and family, to networks for Mental Health professionals, and of course places on the internet where you can go for some positivity and good vibes. Several of these communities have sub-forums or channels dedicated to particular topics within the world of Mental Health.