A Supportive Hug


Some potentially useful numbers and links

  • To find a therapist, though there has been a temporary freeze on accepting new patients during COVID crisis:  Needham Psychotherapy Associates

  • Additionally, to find a therapist or another psychiatrist in the event that Dr. Mendel is not available to you, The William James College INTERFACE Referral Service may also be useful to you:

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) (press #1 if you are a veteran or visit website

  • Samaritans Hotline: (800) 252-TEEN (8336) - adolescents; (877) 870-HOPE (4673) state0wide

  • Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 or visit website

  • MA Statewide Emergency Services Program (ESP): (877) 382-1609; enter your zip code to get the toll-free phone number for your local ESP provider

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233, Safelink Domestic Violence Hotline: (877) 785-2020, locally:

  • Self-Harm Hotline:1-800-DONT CUT 1-800-366-8288

  • Family Violence Helpline: 1-800-996-6228

  • National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependency Hope Line: 1-800-622-2255

  • RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline:

  • The Trevor Project - A national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25: