Following are links and names of resources that are available to the public. Many of these have been found helpful but are not endorsed by Reid Whiteside, Ph.D., P.C. Educational materials and support organizations may play an important part in obtaining help but are not a substitute for professional assessment, treatment, or guidance.
Free or Emergency Local Services
- Alcohol Screening.org
How much is too much? Is my drinking risky? Take the quiz.
- Duke Addiction Program — Tel: 919-684-3850 / Fax: 919-684-3882
Offers an integrated, comprehensive approach to substance abuse therapy for people who are dependent upon alcohol and/or drugs, including nicotine. Civitan Bldg., Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710
- Duke University Medical Center — Tel: 919-684-2154 / Fax: 919-684-2928 / E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Narcotic dependence and abuse, poly-substance issues, narcotic maintenance for chronic pain, and depression/anxiety associated with pain
- Fellowship Hall — Tel: 336-621-3381 / Fax: 800-659-3381
A private, non-profit treatment center committed to helping people who suffer from alcoholism and/or drug addiction
- UNC Health Care's Alcohol and Substance Abuse Treatment Program — Tel: 919-966-6039 / Fax: 888-457-7457
A center for intensive outpatient treatment of chemical dependency and substance abuse. 1101 Weaver Dairy Road, Suite 103. Chapel Hill, NC 27514
- Wilmington Treatment Center — Tel: 877-762-3750
Wilmington Treatment Center offers treatment to those abusing or addicted to alcohol and other drugs. 2520 Troy Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD or ADD)
Education and Learning Issues
Marriage & Relationship
Professional Resources on the Internet
Medicare and Treatment Options
Published Resources and Suggested Reading
- Covey, Sean. (1998). The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. New York: Fireside Publishing
- Kreger, with Shirley, James Paul, L.M.S.W. (2002). The Stop Walking on Eggshells Workbook. Oakland, CA: New Harbringer Publications Inc
- Burns, David D., M.D. (1999). The Feeling Good Handbook. New York: Penguin Books.
- Hays, Pamela A., Ph.D. (2001). Addressing Cultural Complexities in Practice: A Framework for Clinicians and Counselors. Washington DC: American Psychological Association.
- Wiseman, Rosalina. (2002). Queen Bees & Wannabes: Helping your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, & Other Realities of Adolescence. New York: Three Rivers Press.